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purvey

verb [T]     /pəˈveɪ/ US  /pɚ-/ formal
to provide goods or services as a business, or to provide information: This company has purveyed clothing to the armed forces for generations. The prime minister's speech was intended to purvey a message of optimism.Giving, providing and supplyingSelling
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