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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 im·prov·i·dence /(ˌ)ɪmˈprɑvədən(t)s, ˌdɛn(t)s/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Im·prov·i·dence n.  The quality of being improvident; lack of foresight or thrift.
    The improvidence of my neighbor must not make me inhuman.   --L'Estrange.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : a lack of prudence and care by someone in the management of
          resources [syn: shortsightedness] [ant: providence]