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victual

vict·ual

victual

pronunciation:
vI tl
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: noun
definition: (pl.) food or food supplies, esp. for humans.
 
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: victualed, victualing, victuals
definition: to provide a supply of food for (usu. an army, expedition, or the like).
similar words:
provision
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to obtain food supplies.