Definition of 'provisions'
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The occupation had become organized: there were stockpiles of provisions, sleeping arrangements were worked out. COUP D'ETAT (2004)Could her army establish some line of supply with a territory far away, thus allowing them to outlast the town's provisions ? A TIME OF WAR (2004)So as well as going for provisions, cleaning out the cowsheds and delivering milk, I acted as a go-between. GYPSY MASALA (2004)
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