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provided

[ pruh-vahy-did ]
/ prəˈvaɪ dɪd /
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conjunction
on the condition or understanding (that); providing: I'll go, provided that the others go too.
adjective
furnished or supplied for someone’s use: Students play the video and then use the provided handout for graphing the story.
stipulated in a regulation, law, etc.: Complaints filed past the provided term defined in section VII.2 shall not be considered.
verb
the simple past tense and past participle of provide.

OTHER WORDS FOR provided

in case, granted.
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Origin of provided

First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English; see provide, -ed2

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words often confused with provided

The conjunctions provided and providing are interchangeable. Both mean “on the condition or understanding that,” with that sometimes expressed: Provided (or Providing ) no further objections are raised, we will consider the matter settled.

OTHER WORDS FROM provided

non·pro·vid·ed, adjectiveun·pro·vid·ed, adjectivewell-pro·vid·ed, adjective
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