Provisory is a synonym of transitional.
As adjectives the difference between provisory and transitional
is that provisory
is containing (a) proviso(es) while transitional
is of, or relating to a transition.
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
* (relating to a proviso) conditional
* (pending something) provisional, temporary, transitory
of, or relating to a transition
temporary; pending the implementation of something new
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* (temporary) provisional, provisory