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pro rata
(Latin)


I’ve also ordered a tremendous shipment of Peruvian balsa wood for distribution to each of the mess halls in the syndicate on a pro rata basis.’
Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  "in proportion"
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  • I’ve also ordered a tremendous shipment of Peruvian balsa wood for distribution to each of the mess halls in the syndicate on a pro rata basis.’
    Joseph Heller  --  Catch-22
  • I’m, he resumed with dramatic force, as good an Irishman as that rude person I told you about at the outset and I want to see everyone, concluded he, all creeds and classes pro rata having a comfortable tidysized income, in no niggard fashion either, something in the neighbourhood of 300 pounds per annum.
    James Joyce  --  Ulysses
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Associated words [difficulty]:   pro rata [9] , caveat [7] , non sequitur [7] , terra firma [7] , mea culpa [8] , casus belli [9] , capital [1] , working capital [9]
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Most commonly used in these subjects:   Law, Business, Personal Finance
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