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provision

  

      n  
1    the act of supplying or providing food, etc.  
2    something that is supplied or provided  
3    preparations made beforehand (esp. in the phrase make provision for)  
4    pl   food and other necessities, esp. for an expedition  
5    pl   food obtained for a household  
6    a demand, condition, or stipulation formally incorporated in a document; proviso  
7    the conferring of and induction into ecclesiastical offices  
      vb  
8    tr   to supply with provisions  
     (C14: from Latin provisio a providing; see provide)  
  provisioner      n  


insolvency provision  
      n     (Brit)   the right of employees of a firm that goes bankrupt or into receivership to receive money owed to them as wages, etc.  
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v.
the secretary of state is required by the police and criminal evidence act to make provision by regulations for recording, in national police records, convictions and cautions for such offences as are required.

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