Complete Definition of "provision"

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English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-provision.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From OF. #French|provision.

Noun
en-noun

  1. An item of goods or supplies obtained for future use.
  2. (financial): Money set aside for a future event.

Translations
French: #French|provision f (1,2)
Ido: provizo

Verb
en-verb

  1. To supply with provisions.

Translations

French: provisionner (only in the financial meaning)

See also
provisional
provide


French

Pronunciation
w:IPA|IPA: /pÊÉ.vi.zjÉÌ/
w:SAMPA|SAMPA: /pRO.vi.zjO~/

Etymology
From L. provisionem (nominative of provisio, from providere "provide")

Noun
fr-noun|f

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Revision and Credits for"provision"
  • 2007-11-29 16:01 - SemperBlotto - Reverted edits by [[Special:Contributions/134.220.84.77|134.220.84.77]] ([[User_talk:134.220.84.77|Talk]]); changed back to last version by [[User:Interwicket|Interwicket]]

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