In the US, popular support for “Buy American” provisions is as high as disapproval of the same provisions in the elite press.
Also, Iran would agree to provisions that would prevent its development of nuclear weapons or a short-notice breakout capability.
Included in the 300-page law are provisions to eliminate the right to strike and binding arbitration for public workers.
late 14c., "a providing beforehand, action of arranging in advance" (originally in reference to ecclesiastical appointments made before the position was vacant), from Old French provision "precaution, care" (early 14c.), from Latin provisionem (nominative provisio) "a foreseeing, foresight, preparation, prevention," noun of action from past participle stem of providere "look ahead" (see provide). Meaning "something provided" is attested from late 15c.; specific sense of "supply of food" is from c.1600.
"to supply with provisions," 1787, from provision (n.). Related: Provisioned; provisioning.