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proviso
used in Henry IV, Part 1

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Definition
a specified condition within an agreement

or:

a condition requested as part of an agreement or understanding
  • Why, yet he doth deny his prisoners, But with proviso and exception, That we at our own charge shall ransom straight His brother-in-law, the foolish Mortimer; Who, on my soul, hath wilfully betray'd The lives of those that he did lead to fight Against that great magician, damn'd Glendower, Whose daughter, as we hear, the Earl of March Hath lately married.
    1.3 — Act 1 Scene 3 — The Same. A Room in the Palace (26% in)

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