variants or provant
plural -s
archaic : supply of food : provisions
chiefly dialectal : provender sense 2

Word History


Middle English provande, provant, from Middle Dutch & Middle Low German; Middle Dutch provande & Middle Low German provande, provant, from Old French provende

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“Provand.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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