Arranged or existing for the present, possibly to be changed later
Denoting the unofficial wings of the IRA and Sinn Fein established in 1969 and advocating terrorism
a provisional government
The ring of callus originally formed at the site of a bone fracture.
An Irish Republican paramilitary organization, formed in December 1969 and historically advocating the use of violence to pursue its political aims.
(In Britain) an order made by a Minister of the Crown under the authority of a statute, but requiring confirmation in an Act of Parliament before it takes legal effect.
(Also with capital initials) an interim or temporary government, especially one set up to govern until constitutional self-government or democracy can be established or restored.
A temporary licence issued for a limited period.
A probationary licence issued to a learner driver and superseded by a full licence on passing a driving test.