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maintain
British English: /meɪnˈteɪn/
, /mənˈteɪn/
American English: /meɪnˈteɪn/

Translation of maintain in French:

transitive verb

  • 1 (keep steady)
    maintenir (temperature, confidence, control, services, prices, investment, value, speed, standards)
  • 2 (support)
    subvenir aux besoins de (children, spouse)
    entretenir (army)
    garder (lifestyle)
    the farm can maintain a family of 6
    la ferme peut faire vivre une famille de 6 personnes
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