Definition of Supply. Meaning of Supply. Synonyms of Supply

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Definition of Supply

Supply
Supply Sup*ply", a. Serving to contain, deliver, or regulate a supply of anything; as, a supply tank or valve. Supply system (Zo["o]l.), the system of tubes and canals in sponges by means of which food and water are absorbed. See Illust. of Spongi[ae].
Supply
Supply Sup*ply", n.; pl. Supplies. 1. The act of supplying; supplial. --A. Tucker. 2. That which supplies a want; sufficiency of things for use or want. Specifically: (a) Auxiliary troops or re["e]nforcements. ``My promised supply of horsemen.' --Shak. (b) The food, and the like, which meets the daily necessities of an army or other large body of men; store; -- used chiefly in the plural; as, the army was discontented for lack of supplies. (c) An amount of money provided, as by Parliament or Congress, to meet the annual national expenditures; generally in the plural; as, to vote supplies. (d) A person who fills a place for a time; one who supplies the place of another; a substitute; esp., a clergyman who supplies a vacant pulpit. Stated supply (Eccl.), a clergyman employed to supply a pulpit for a definite time, but not settled as a pastor. [U.S.] Supply and demand. (Polit. Econ.) ``Demand means the quantity of a given article which would be taken at a given price. Supply means the quantity of that article which could be had at that price.' --F. A. Walker.

Meaning of Supply from wikipedia

- Supply may refer to: The amount of a resource that is available Supply (economics), the amount of a product which is available to customers Materiel, the...
- In microeconomics, supply and demand is an economic model of price determination in a market. It postulates that, holding all else equal, in a competitive...
- In commerce, supply chain management (SCM), the management of the flow of goods and services, between businesses and locations, and includes the movement...
- Air Supply is an English-Australian soft rock duo formed in Australia consisting of English-born singer-songwriter and guitarist Graham Russell and Australian...
- A power supply is an electrical device that supplies electric power to an electrical load. The primary function of a power supply is to convert electric...
- Water supply is the provision of water by public utilities, commercial organisations, community endeavors or by individuals, usually via a system of pumps...
- In commerce, a supply chain is a system of organizations, people, activities, information, and resources involved in supplying a product or service to...
- In macroeconomics, the money supply (or money stock) refers to the total volume of money held by the public at a particular point in time in an economy...
- Loss of supply occurs where a government in a parliamentary democracy using the Westminster System or a system derived from it is denied a supply of treasury...
- Air supply may refer to: Ventilation (architecture) Air Supply, a soft rock music duo Air Supply (1976 album) Air Supply (1985 album) Breathing set (disambiguation)...