Definition of pro- in English:

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pro-

Pronunciation: /prō/

prefix

2Acting as a substitute or deputy for; on behalf of; for: proconsul procure
3Denoting motion forward, out, or away: proceed propel prostrate

Origin

From Latin pro 'in front of, on behalf of, instead of, on account of'.

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Syllabification: pro-

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