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pro hac vice Syllabification: pro hac vice
Pronunciation: /prō ˌhäk ˈwikē/ /ˈvīsē/

Definition of pro hac vice in English:


For or on this occasion only.
Example sentences
  • At least one member has to be a local lawyer - and he'll have to ask the judge to admit (pro hac vice) any colleagues who come in from another state.
  • Andrew C. Kimbrell, pro hac vice, argued the cause for appellees.



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