Translation of "provision" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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uk /prəˈvɪʒ.ən/ us /prəˈvɪʒ.ən/

provision noun (SUPPLY)

C1 [ C or U ] the act of providing something

The provision of good public transport will be essential for developing the area. 提供良好的大眾運輸對該地區的發展極為重要。
Of course there's provision in the plan for population increase. 當然這項計劃裡有應對人口增長的措施。
When designing buildings in this area, you have to make provision against earthquakes. 在該地區設計建築物時,需要考慮防震措施。
provisions [ plural ]

supplies of food and other necessary things

provisions for the journey 旅糧

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provision noun (LAW)

[ C ] a statement within an agreement or a law that a particular thing must happen or be done, especially before another can happen or be done

We have inserted certain provisions into the treaty to safeguard foreign workers. 我們在條約中增添了一些條款以保護外籍勞工。
[ + that ] She accepted the job with the provision that she would be paid expenses for relocating. 她接受了這份工作,條件是要給安家費。

provision noun (FINANCE)

make provision for sth

to make arrangements to deal with something, often financial arrangements

He hasn't made any provision for his retirement yet. 他還沒做好退休的準備。

provisionverb [ T ]

uk /prəˈvɪʒ.ən/ us /prəˈvɪʒ.ən/ formal

to supply someone or something with food and other necessary things


(Translation of “provision” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)