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provide

EN[-aɪd] [pɹəˈvaɪd]
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    Definition of provide in English Dictionary

  • VerbSGprovidesPRprovidingPT, PPprovidedPREpro-SUF-ide
    1. To make a living; earn money for necessities.
      1. It is difficult to provide for my family working on minimum wage.
    2. To act to prepare for something.
      1. To establish as a previous condition; to stipulate.
        1. The contract provides that the work be well done.
        2. I'll lend you the money, provided that you pay it back by Monday.
      2. To give what is needed or desired, especially basic needs.
        1. Don't bother bringing equipment, as we will provide it.
        2. We aim to provide the local community with more green spaces.
      3. To furnish (with), cause to be present.
        1. To make possible or attainable.
          1. He provides us with an alternative option.
        2. OBS (Latinism) To foresee.
          1. To appoint to an ecclesiastical benefice before it is vacant. See provisor.
          2. More Examples
            1. Used in the Middle of Sentence
              • Interestingly, some of them contain chemical scaffolds already associated with other metalloaminopeptidase inhibitors, providing a further validation of the computational results.
              • “Having the snowouts created havoc in our schedule throughout the season and provided a potential excuse,” Indians General Manager Mark Shapiro said.
              • Research with non-human animal species provides evidence that deafness during the neonatal and extended periods beyond, results in loss of normal cochleotopic organization.
            2. Used in the Ending of Sentence
              • An extended phase diagram describing the regions of stability of all known types of DWs in permalloy nanostrips is provided.
              • Major migrations and cattle drives may require more water on their path than springlets can provide.
          • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
            1. Verbs
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            1. en provided
            2. en providence
            3. fr providence
            4. en provides
            5. en provider
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