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Today's word is:

aliment

|ˈaləmənt|

noun archaic

  • Food; nourishment.
  • Support; sustenance.

verb

  • Provide with nourishment or sustenance.

ORIGIN: late 15th cent.: from Latin alimentum, from alere 'nourish.'