WORD OF THE DAY:”aliment”

 

food, nutriment; also : sustenance

EXAMPLE:

In the Propontis, as far as I can learn, none of that peculiar substance called brit is to be found, the aliment of the right whale.” — From Herman Melville’s 1851 novel Moby Dick

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