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pro·vi·so

 (prə-vī′zō)
n. pl. pro·vi·sos or pro·vi·soes
A clause in a document imposing a qualification, condition, or restriction.

[Middle English, from Medieval Latin prōvīsō (quod), provided (that), from Latin prōvīsō, ablative of prōvīsus, past participle of prōvidēre, to provide; see provide.]

proviso

(prəˈvaɪzəʊ)
n, pl -sos or -soes
1. a clause in a document or contract that embodies a condition or stipulation
2. a condition or stipulation
[C15: from Medieval Latin phrase prōvīsō quod it being provided that, from Latin prōvīsus provided]

pro•vi•so

(prəˈvaɪ zoʊ)

n., pl. -sos, -soes.
1. a clause, as in a statute or contract, by which a condition is introduced.
2. a stipulation or condition.
[1400–50; late Middle English < Medieval Latin prōvīsō, for prōvīsō (quod) it being provided (that), abl. neuter singular of Latin prōvīsus, past participle of prōvidēre to provide]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.proviso - a stipulated condition; "he accepted subject to one provision"
precondition, stipulation, condition - an assumption on which rests the validity or effect of something else

proviso

noun condition, requirement, provision, strings, rider, restriction, qualification, clause, reservation, limitation, stipulation I accept, with the proviso that Jane agrees.

proviso

noun
A restricting or modifying element:
Informal: string (often used in plural).
Translations

proviso

[prəˈvaɪzəʊ] N (provisos or provisoes (pl)) (gen) → salvedad f
with the proviso thata condición de que ...

proviso

[prəˈvaɪzəʊ] ncondition f
with the proviso that → à la condition que, à la condition expresse que

proviso

n (= condition)Vorbehalt m, → Bedingung f; (= clause)Vorbehaltsklausel f; with the proviso that …unter der Bedingung, dass …

proviso

[prəˈvaɪzəʊ] ncondizione f
with the proviso that → a condizione che +sub, a patto che +sub