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The new estimate also does not fully account for drug overdose deaths, which have risen in 2020 according to provisional counts.

Regulators granted provisional approval to Sinovac’s CoronaVac, doses of which have already been ordered by Turkey, Ukraine, and Brazil.

From Quartz

Flat jobs growth and a provisional decline in restaurant jobs could pressure lawmakers to reach a stimulus deal soon

From Eater

Elections officials make sure your mail-in ballot was not counted before they process your provisional ballot.

The latest change to the provisional deadline, spotted earlier by Reuters, could be the result of one of the parties asking for more time.

The spirit of the novel is one of doubt and questioning; its knowledge is provisional and its perspectives multiple.

Most radical was the 1856 Provisional Constitution drafted by northern abolitionists, including John Brown.

The book opens in December of 2003 with the story of an ambush of the convoy of Coalition Provisional Authority chief Paul Bremer.

Some students waited in line for seven hours to get provisional ballots.

It is better to at least guarantee the Palestinians a state even if its borders are provisional.

The next three months were spent almost entirely in establishing provisional juntas in the different capitals.

One of the provisional junta of government is the greatest slave merchant here.

These papers were received by the junta of Provisional Government, at whose head was the Bishop.

The actual bridge must have the section of all members greater than those in the provisional design in the ratio k/(1-k).

To some extent the policy of the Provisional Government excused his change of attitude.


On this page you'll find 62 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to provisional, such as: conditional, interim, temporary, transitional, dependent, and ephemeral.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.