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provisioning

verb
present participle of provision

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1 to provide (someone) with what is needed for a task or activity
  • the climbers were sufficiently provisioned to withstand just about any mountaineering emergency

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2 to provide food or meals for
  • it was the quartermaster's job to properly equip and provision the troops

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“Provisioning.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/provisioning. Accessed 15 Jan. 2021.

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