proviso

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Latin proviso (it being provided), ablative singular neuter of provisus, past participle of providere (to provide); see provide.

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Noun[edit]

proviso (plural provisos or provisoes)

  1. A conditional provision to an agreement.

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Participle[edit]

prōvīsō

  1. dative masculine singular of prōvīsus
  2. dative neuter singular of prōvīsus
  3. ablative masculine singular of prōvīsus
  4. ablative neuter singular of prōvīsus

References[edit]

  • proviso in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • proviso in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “proviso”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • proviso in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette