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provisonoun [C]

uk   /prəˈvaɪ.zəʊ/ us   /prəˈvaɪ.zoʊ/ plural provisos
(Definition of proviso from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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provisonoun [C]

uk   /prəˈvaɪzəʊ/ us  
LAW a part of a legal document that states that something must happen or be done: The provisos set out in a lease cover a range of matters which a tenant should understand before signing it.contain/include/carry a proviso Recent legislation includes a proviso that the country's private creditors agree to reduce their claims in order to make the debt burden more sustainable.with/on the proviso that We are currently offering a new investment fund whose return tracks the FTSE 100, with the proviso that it can only fall by 5% a quarter.
something that must be done before something else happens or is agreed: You can buy back or sell the shares at any point - the only proviso is that any loss or money owed is within your account limit.with/on the proviso that The firm will pay only half the fine on the proviso that it does not breach regulations again.
(Definition of proviso from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “proviso”
in Chinese (Simplified) 限制性条款, 附文, 但书…
in Turkish madde, koşul, şart…
in Russian условие…
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制性條款, 附文, 但書…
in Polish warunek…
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“proviso” in Business English

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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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