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English definition of “provisional”

provisional

adjective  /prəˈvɪʒ·ə·nəl/ us  
for the present time but likely to change; temporary: a provisional government
provisionally
adverb  /prəˈvɪʒ·ə·nəl·i/ us  
I was provisionally accepted at Stanford.
(Definition of provisional from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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