The action of providing or supplying something for use
Financial or other arrangements for future eventualities or requirements
the provision of weapons to guerrillas
A provision (in a system of taxation, etc.) designed to eliminate or lessen the effect of a notch.
(In the Caribbean) ground allotted for the growing of foodstuffs; (originally) land set aside for slaves to grow their own food (now historical).
A provision allowing for the deferral of capital gains tax on the sale of a capital asset if the capital gain is reinvested within a set period of time.
A stipulation that an agency or program be disbanded or terminated at the end of a fixed period unless it is formally renewed