τἄξω βίου τροφεῖα, those means of supporting life which are sought outside of the home,—paraphrasing the “ἀγοράζουσι καὶ καπηλεύουσι” of Her. 2.35. Elsewhere “τροφεῖα” always = "reward for rearing" (Plat. Rep. 520B, etc.).
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