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per contra Line breaks: per con¦tra
Pronunciation: /pəː ˈkɒntrə/

Definition of per contra in English:

adverb

formal
On the other hand: he had worked very hard on the place; she, per contra, had little to do

noun

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The opposite side of an account or an assessment: a per contra account

Origin

Mid 16th century: from Italian.

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