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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A stipulated condition.

Usage examples (38)
  • That proviso is a thoughtful message for young moviegoers.
  • The upside-down proviso is about protecting the people who got there first.
  • The only important proviso is that such talks must be held in an atmosphere free from threat or duress.
  • The upside-down proviso is paternalistic with respect to earlier owners — it applies even if they chose not to make their permission conditional, as in Gracen. for more
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