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pro bono

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adjective \ˌprō-ˈbō-(ˌ)nō\

Simple Definition of pro bono

  • law : involving or doing legal work for free

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of pro bono

  1. :  being, involving, or doing professional and especially legal work donated especially for the public good <pro bono work>

pro bono adverb

Origin of pro bono

Latin pro bono publico for the public good


First Known Use: 1970


Law Dictionary

pro bono

adverb or adjective \ˌprō-ˈbō-nō\

Legal Definition of pro bono

  1. :  being, involving, or doing legal work donated especially for the public good



Origin of pro bono

Latin pro bono publico for the public good



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