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rations

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishrationsrations[plural]PMDLO a fixed amount of food given to a soldier or member of a group emergency food rations The prisoners were queuing for their meagre rations (=small rations). We were on short rations (=given a smaller amount than usual). ration
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rationsU.S. planes dropped army rations to refugees along the border.
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