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supply

noun
 
 
/səˈplaɪ/
AMOUNT [C] B2 an amount of something that is ready to be used: a supply of water food suppliesGiving, providing and supplying
in short supply If something is in short supply, there is little of it available.Scarce, inadequate and not enoughLacking things
SYSTEM [C] the system of supplying something to people: Someone has turned off the electricity supply.Giving, providing and supplying
Translations of “supply”
in Korean 공급…
in Arabic تَزْويد…
in French approvisionnement, stocks…
in Turkish stok, arz, mal…
in Italian scorta, provviste, fornitura…
in Chinese (Traditional) 供應量,供給量…
in Russian запас, подача, снабжение…
in Polish zapas, zaopatrzenie, zasilanie…
in Spanish provisión, existencias…
in Portuguese suprimento, provisão…
in German der Vorrat…
in Catalan provisió…
in Japanese 供給(量)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 供应量,供给量…
(Definition of supply noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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