provand

noun prov·and \ˈprävənd\
variants: or

provant

\-nt\

Definition of provand

plural

-s

  1. 1 archaic :  supply of food :  provisions

  2. 2 chiefly dialectal :  provender 2

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Origin and Etymology of provand

Middle English provande, provant, from Middle Dutch & Middle Low German; Middle Dutch provande & Middle Low German provande, provant, from Old French provende — more at provender


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