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proviso

noun [C] uk   /prəˈvaɪ.zəʊ/  us   /-zoʊ/ (plural provisos)
a statement in an agreement, saying that a particular thing must happen before another can: [+ that] He was released from prison with/on the proviso that he doesn't leave the country.
Translations of “proviso”
in Chinese (Traditional) 限制性條款, 附文, 但書…
in Russian условие…
in Turkish madde, koşul, şart…
in Chinese (Simplified) 限制性条款, 附文, 但书…
in Polish warunek…
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