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pari passu
(Latin)


The new preferred stock will be treated as pari passu with the Series A Preferred.
  law:   equal in all respects
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This is often used in legal language as in describing new preferred shares of stock as ranking pari passu with all existing shares; or describing creditors in a bankruptcy as being paid pari passu.
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  • The new preferred stock will be treated as pari passu with the Series A Preferred.
  • Bankruptcy will assure creditors are treated pari passu.
  • But the ingenious machinery contrived by the Gods for reducing human possibilities of amelioration to a minimum—which arranges that wisdom to do shall come pari passu with the departure of zest for doing—stood in the way of all that.
    Thomas Hardy  --  The Mayor of Casterbridge
  • No; pari passu with Solander, who bought his knowledge with pain and privations!
    James Fenimore Cooper  --  The Prairie
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Associated words [difficulty]:   pari passu , certiorari [8] , bar [1] , Chapter 11 bankruptcy [3] , grand jury [5] , recuse [5] , circumstantial evidence [6] , entrapment [6] , extradition [6] , inside information [6] , subpoena [6] , conflict of interest [7] , restraining order [7] , certiorari [8] , class action [8] , power of attorney [8] , pro bono [8] , public domain [8] , tort [8] , Uniform Commercial Code [9] , bench warrant [9] , collective bargaining [9] , corpus delicti [9] , de jure [9] , demurrer [9] , deponent [9] , ex parte [9] , notary public [9] , prima facie [9] , pseudoscience [9]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Law, Logic & Reasoning, Medicine
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