pro rata

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adverb pro ra·ta \(ˌ)prō-ˈrā-tə, -ˈrä-, -ˈra-\

Definition of pro rata

  1. :  proportionately according to an exactly calculable factor (such as share or liability)

pro rata

adjective

Origin and Etymology of pro rata

Latin


First Known Use: 1575


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pro rata

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adverb pro ra·ta \ˌprō-ˈrā-tə, -ˈrä-, -ˈra-\

Legal Definition of pro rata

  1. :  proportionately according to an exactly calculable factor (as share or liability)

pro rata

adjective

Origin and Etymology of pro rata

Latin

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