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pro rata Line breaks: pro rata
Pronunciation: /prəʊ ˈrɑːtə/

Definition of pro rata in English:


Proportional: as the pound has fallen costs have risen on a pro rata basis


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Proportionally: their fees will rise pro rata with salaries


Late 16th century: Latin, literally 'according to the rate'.

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