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verb [T]  us   /səˈplɑɪ/
to provide something that is needed or wanted, or to provide someone with what the person needs or wants: Fran Gebus supplied the recipe for these muffins. The dam supplies San Francisco with water and power.


noun [C/U]  us   /səˈplɑɪ/
an amount of something that is available for use: [U] In New York, demand for housing far outstrips supply. [C] Medical supplies were desperately needed in the war zone.
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