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noun provision pronunciation in American English /prəˈvɪʒ(ə)n/
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  1. 1
    [uncountable] the act of providing something that someone needs
    provision of: The Red Cross is in charge of the provision of emergency relief.
    1. a.
      the fact that something is provided or available
      provision for: There is provision for storage in the basement.
  2. 2
    [countable/uncountable] plans or preparation for future needs
    provision for: There is no provision for expanding classroom space.
    make provisions for something: We’ve made provisions for our grandchild’s education.
  3. 3
    [countable] a part of an agreement or law that deals with a particular problem
    provision for: This contract includes a provision for salary increases over time.


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