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provisional

/pro·vi·sion·al/ (-vizh´un-al) formed or performed for temporary purposes; temporary.

provisional

(prō-vĭzh′ŭn-ăl) [L. provisio, provision]
Serving a temporary use pending permanent arrangements.
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Dantona predicted that the remaining provisional ballots would tend to favor him and said he expected support from late absentee ballots as well.
A: The Real IRA made its biggest inroads into the Provisionals' Southern Command in the Irish Republic, with Janes' Intelligence Review reporting in October 1998 that up to 30 experienced Provisional IRA operators had joined its ranks.
I had to take a few provisionals over the year,'' he said.