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living

Definition of living:

part of speech: adjective

See under live.

part of speech: noun

Means of subsistence; maintenance; power of continuing life, manner of life; benefice of a clergyman; the living, those who are alive as distinguished from the dead.

part of speech: adjective

Not dead; existing; continuing; running; flowing; producing animation and vigour; quickening.

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