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  • With regard to commerce and to provisioning the army, the following was placarded everywhere:
  • The Latin word itself has various meanings: (1) the produce of the year's harvest; (2) all means of subsistence, especially grain stored in the public granaries for provisioning the city; (3) the market-price of commodities, especially corn; (4) a direct tax in kind, levied in republican times in several provinces, chiefly employed in imperial times for distribution amongst officials and the support of the soldiery.
  • The Messageries Maritimes Company use the port as a coaling station and provisioning depot for their South American trade.
  • - The important duty of provisioning Rome was committed by Augustus (between A.D.
  • The female, instead of provisioning her burrow with a supply of food that will suffice the larva for its whole life, brings fresh flies with which she regularly feeds her young.
 

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