Pro

Definition of Pro

prep.1.A Latin preposition signifying for, before, forth.
Pro confesso
(Law) taken as confessed. The action of a court of equity on that portion of the pleading in a particular case which the pleading on the other side does not deny.
Pro rata
In proportion; proportion.
Pro re nata
(Law) for the existing occasion; as matters are.
adv.1.For, on, or in behalf of, the affirmative side; - in contrast with con.
Pro and con
for and against, on the affirmative and on the negative side; as, they debated the question pro and con; - formerly used also as a verb.
Pros and cons
the arguments or reasons on either side.

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