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provide against (something)

To implement measures that prepare for, deal with, or prevent something that will or may happen in the future. I know you don't want to pay the extra costs, but having a life insurance policy is the only way to provide against financial troubles for your family should you die. We've included a clause that provides against the consumer using the product for illegitimate purposes.
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provide for (someone or something)

1. To supply or provide payment for the basic needs of someone or something. The hardest part of being unemployed was knowing that I couldn't provide for my family. The local council has promised to provide for low-income families in its upcoming budget.
2. To prepare for, deal with, or prevent something that will or may happen in the future. The more expensive insurance policy also provides for damage from natural disasters.
3. To supply as a stipulation (of a contract or agreement). You're lucky you're even given six weeks of maternity leave—many companies don't provide for any amount of time.
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provide (something) for (someone or something)

To give or supply something for the benefit or use of someone or something else. The company is one of the few that provides paid paternity leave for its employees. The city center doesn't provide nearly enough parking spaces for the amount of cars that travel in each day, so finding a free spot can be a nightmare.
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provide (one) with (something)

To give or supply one with something for their use or benefit. The company is one of the few that provides its employees with paid paternity leave. I provided you with plenty of chances to prove your abilities, but you keep letting me down.
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provide (something) under (something else)

To supply, make available, or prepare something as required or agreed upon in some thing, such as a contract or ruling. We agree to provide our services pro bono for six months under the terms of the court order. You're supposed to provide paid sick leave under the new federal regulation.
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Conference speakers stressed the importance of cost, quality, access, and cultural competence in providing services to meet the Latino communities' mental health needs.
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Providing notice not later than when you establish a customer relationship would not substantially delay the customer's transaction when the relationship is initiated in person at your office or through other means by which the customer may view the notice, such as on a web site.
Moreover, providing the CAU Web address at community meetings eliminates the need for preparing and copying the information for distribution.
Finally, to make emergency contraception easily available to low-income women, DSHS arranged to reimburse pharmacies for providing the pills and related services (screening, counseling and referral) to Medicaid clients.
CSLF has over 40 years of experience providing assistance to students and parents seeking to finance a higher education.
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The post-return advice exception is an important exclusion for practitioners providing advice in the context of an IRS examination or litigation.
This mechanism is intended to develop research programs by providing support for younger investigators who are at the beginning stages of their research careers, to add needed expertise to the center structure, or to bring new methods and technologies into the environmental health sciences arena that enhance the center's activities.
* It is providing consultancy services to the member libraries in library computerization, digitization, and developing computer infrastructure
The Hoosier Veterans Assistance Foundation in Indianapolis, Ind., received a $30,000 grant to continue providing food, transportation, clothing, and referrals to community services for an estimated 900 homeless veterans in Indiana.
By providing a remote I/O module connected via PCI Express to the original 1U servers, users can upgrade the I/O capability without resorting to larger, complex, expensive servers.
Belvoir, Va., rapid integration of cuttingedge technology, and dedication to providing the warfighter with the ability to "see beyond the visible"--the combination has resulted in three unique battlefield revolutions.
Ancillary--A streamlined approach, the ancillary model has the practitioner providing limited advice as an adjunct to another area of practice, such as tax services.
This means that the data is suitably bucketed into logical groups, providing a first or second level tab for each bucket.