Provider vs Provisory - What's the difference?

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Provider is a related term of provisory.


As a noun provider

is one who, or that which, provides a service, commodity, or the means for subsistence.

As an adjective provisory is

containing (a) proviso(es).

provider

Noun

(en noun)
  • One who, or that which, provides a service, commodity, or the means for subsistence.
  • Derived terms

    * Internet service provider * health care service provider

    provisory

    English

    Adjective

    (en adjective)
  • containing (a) proviso(es)
  • :''The provisory clause effectively excluded his otherwise logical heirs from his main inheritance
  • dependent on a condition (proviso)
  • :''A provisory guarantee is rather like blackmail
  • pending something more permanent
  • Synonyms

    * (relating to a proviso) conditional * (pending something) provisional, temporary, transitory

    Derived terms

    * provisorily