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  1. Maintaining

    Maintaining is a 2007-2009 comic strip by cartoonist Nate Creekmore.Creekmore is a two-time winner of the Scripps College Cartoonist of the Year and an Associated Press award for achievement in college cartooning. Creekmore's strip first appeared in the newspaper at Lipscomb University in Nashville. Maintaining was later picked up for syndication through Universal Press Syndicate. It was launched on May 7, 2007, and canceled in August 2009 for poor sales. The last daily strip was August 1, 2009.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Maintaining

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  1. Maintaining

    Maintaining was a comic strip by cartoonist Nate Creekmore. Nate is a two-time winner of the Scripps College Cartoonist of the Year and an Associated Press award for achievement in college cartooning. Nate's strip first appeared in the newspaper at Lipscomb University in Nashville. Maintaining was later picked up for syndication through Universal Press Syndicate. It was launched on May 7, 2007 and canceled in August 2009 for poor sales. The last daily strip was August 1, 2009 and the last Sunday strip was August 30, 2009.

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  1. maintainingverb

    Verb form of the word maintain.

    Maintaining peace is easy as the commitment is there for all to comply and all are grateful.


    Submitted by MaryC on April 5, 2020  

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  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'maintaining' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4273

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maintaining in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maintaining in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of maintaining in a Sentence

  1. Surgeon General Jerome Adams:

    Social distancing does not mean social disengagement, maintaining our nation's blood supply is always critical but especially now as donations drastically drop.

  2. Laicie Heely:

    Iran’s previous actions were the impetus for the international sanctions and negotiations that led to this final deal. Cheating or intransigence on the part of Iran would take us back to where we were before a deal, the final deal contains strong snap-back provisions that would restore sanctions in 65 days if Iran violates the agreement. This provision will be important for maintaining international unity going forward.

  3. Jessica McNulty:

    This decision was made in close coordination with host nations and with a clear eye on preserving our ability to meet our security commitments. It's about maintaining some of our high demand, low density assets so they are ready for future requirements in the event of a contingency.

  4. John Kerry:

    In consultation with Congress, we will continue to explore ways to increase those figures while maintaining robust security, the need is enormous, but we are determined to answer the call.

  5. Jimmy Carter:

    Wouldn't it be nice if the United States of America could be a superpower in maintaining peace ? ... Suppose the United States was a super power in environmental policy. Suppose the United States was a superpower in treating people equally. See, that's the kind of superpower I'd like to have.

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