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providing

conjunction

Definition of PROVIDING

:  on condition that :  in case

Usage Discussion of PROVIDING

Although occasionally still disapproved, providing is as well established as a conjunction as provided is. Provided is more common.

Origin of PROVIDING

Middle English, present participle of providen
First Known Use: 15th century

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