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1. One who supplies a means of subsistence: parents who were good providers.
2. One that makes something, such as a service, available: primary health care providers.
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1. a person or thing that provides.
2. a person who supports a family or another person.
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|Noun||1.||provider - someone whose business is to supply a particular service or commodity|
black marketeer - someone who engages illegally in trade in scarce or controlled commodities
caterer - someone who provides food and service (as for a party)
connection - a supplier (especially of narcotics)
dispenser - a person who dispenses
purveyor - someone who supplies provisions (especially food)
recruiter - someone who supplies members or employees
stockist - one (as a retailer or distributor) that stocks goods
|2.||provider - someone who provides the means for subsistence|
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1. supplier, giver, source, donor, benefactor Japan is the largest provider of foreign aid in the world.
Collins Thesaurus of the English Language – Complete and Unabridged 2nd Edition. 2002 © HarperCollins Publishers 1995, 2002
provider[prəˈvaɪdəʳ] N → proveedor(a) m/f
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
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Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007
n. proveedor-a, abastecedor-a.
English-Spanish Medical Dictionary © Farlex 2012
providern proveedor -ra mf; health care — profesional mf sanitario, proveedor -ra mf de salud
English-Spanish/Spanish-English Medical Dictionary Copyright © 2006 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc. All rights reserved.