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alive

[ə′līv]
(electricity)
(mining engineering)
That portion of a lode that is productive.

live

1. Connected to a source of voltage.
2. Said of a room having an unusually small amount of sound absorption.

Alive

account of cannibalism among air crash survivors. [Am. Lit.: Alive]

Alive

story of the survivors of plane crash in the Andes. [Am. Lit.: Alive]
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Staying alive to host the bacterium might just be a side effect of the stress response that helps cells survive other adverse circumstances, comments So.
This muscular approach helped Staying Alive to the top of the poetry pile when it was published in 2002 ( but you don't sell 77,000 copies of a poetry anthology if people don't appreciate the contents.
in the vision of the prophets: men and women who were always alive to the divine light concealed in the opacity of things and events, and who sometimes saw glimpses of that light where other men saw nothing but ordinary happenings." (Thomas Merton, No Man Is an Island; Harvest, 2002)