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English definition of “provision”

provision

noun (SUPPLY)    /prəˈvɪʒ.ən/
C1 [C or U] the act of providing something: The provision of good public transport will be essential for developing the area. Of course there's provision in the plan for population increase. When designing buildings in this area, you have to make provision against earthquakes.Giving, providing and supplying provisions [plural] supplies of food and other necessary things: provisions for the journeyFood - general words
(Definition of provision noun (SUPPLY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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