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1 [count] : a way of earning money : the money that someone needs to pay for housing, food, etc. — usually singular

His investments provide him with a good living. [=provide him with enough money to live well]

What do you do for a living? [=what is your job?]

He struggled to scratch/eke out a living as a farmer.

He earned a/his living as a cook. = He made a living by working as a cook.

2 [noncount] : a way of living

the challenges of city living

outdoor living

healthy living

It's summertime, and the living is easy.

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