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Unable to feed themselves, they were dependent on rations promised under treaties with the US—rations that were frequently late or stolen.
WALKER AND THE “INDIAN QUESTION”SIMSON GARFINKEL ’87, PHD ’05AUGUST 24, 2021MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
When 48-year-old Milan Kumar Jha read about the Narendra Modi government’s “One Nation One Ration” scheme in a newspaper in February, he immediately rushed to the nearest government ration shop.
WHY HAS THE MODI GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO MAKE FOOD GRAIN MORE ACCESSIBLE NOT TAKEN OFF?VIJAYTA LALWANIJULY 7, 2021QUARTZ
This is because, until recently, ration beneficiaries in India could only draw grain from the ration shop where they are registered, usually the one closest to their native homes.
WHY HAS THE MODI GOVERNMENT’S PLAN TO MAKE FOOD GRAIN MORE ACCESSIBLE NOT TAKEN OFF?VIJAYTA LALWANIJULY 7, 2021QUARTZ
In addition to field-tested recipes, the book contains advice on on how to pack and ration supplies, as well as nutrition tips for long-distance hiking.
A NOLS INSTRUCTOR’S FAVORITE BACKCOUNTRY MEALSALETA BURCHYSKIMAY 31, 2021OUTSIDE ONLINE
I had a pleasant little dinner last night on Ration Beef at the General's.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
Our ration at this time consisted of raw corn-meal and sorghum molasses, without salt or any provision of utensils for cooking.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
She brings breakfast of coffee without milk and an omelette, but we always have our ration of bacon as well.
LETTERS OF LT.-COL. GEORGE BRENTON LAURIEGEORGE BRENTON LAURIE
The general served out a small ration of water and rum, every drop of which was precious.
FAMOUS ADVENTURES AND PRISON ESCAPES OF THE CIVIL WARVARIOUS
All summer we have had three calves that came to the orchard fence twice a day to get their ration of skim milk and feeding flour.
THE RED COW AND HER FRIENDSPETER MCARTHUR
One day he remarked to me that he had observed that I did not take my ration of whiskey when it was dealt out.
A RAW RECRUIT'S WAR EXPERIENCESANSEL D. NICKERSON
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO RATION

  • allowance
  • bit
  • chicken feed
  • dribble
  • drop
  • drop in the bucket
  • inadequacy
  • insufficiency
  • mite
  • modicum
  • peanuts
  • pension
  • portion
  • ration
  • scrap
  • slave wages
  • smidgen
  • trace
  • trifle
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