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How to use rations in a sentence
He begins to list them off: food rations, health clinics, education.
Revolutionary soldiers were given rye whiskey rations to get through the day.Why Rye Is The Nation's Spirit, And Why No One Can Get It|Kayleigh Kulp|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
It might be extra food rations or a higher government position.
Without meat, Sitting Bull gave up his dream of independence and asked the Canadian government for rations.
They queued at roadside snack stands for rations of peanuts, a holiday tradition.North Korea Lavishly Celebrates Kim Il Sung's Birthday|David Frum|April 16, 2013|DAILY BEAST
For this reason they were obliged to diminish their rations, of which they had rather a small quantity.
She keeps me on ridiculously low rations, and if I had not brought my own outfit I don't think she would have sold me one.Dope|Sax Rohmer
This bureau distributed food rations and clothing to the Negroes and provided educational opportunities for them.Hallowed Heritage: The Life of Virginia|Dorothy M. Torpey
When all the chairs are feet in air, Ren announces: "Soldiers, now we have beaten the Chinese, we will have our rations."Child Life In Town And Country|Anatole France
The rations were small; and soon there was a cry that they were unfairly distributed.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay