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[Latin, For; in respect of; on account of; in behalf of.]

West's Encyclopedia of American Law, edition 2. Copyright 2008 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.

PRO. A Latin proposition signifying `for.' As to its effects in contracts, vide Plowd. 412.

A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.
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The X-SPAND PRO is ideal for use with the Apple G5 due to the G5's high-bandwidth system architecture.
Thus, meaningful presentation of pro forma results should benefit investors.
X key applications, such as Word X, Excel X and Entourage integrate directly with FileMaker Pro 5.5 for Mac OS X allowing users to leverage critical data in a number of extremely easy ways: import data from Excel X for Mac into FileMaker Pro, for creating reports or for sharing over the Web in just minutes by simply dragging and dropping an Excel X spreadsheet onto FileMaker Pro; use the Excel X File Menu or Get External Data command on Data Menu; drag a FileMaker Pro file from the Finder to Excel X; or simply use the Excel X Import Wizard to select the FileMaker Pro database records to import.
The REX PRO provides six basic functions: it maintains a calendar, it has a contact manager that gives you access to multiple contact lists, it provides a to-do list, and it provides a memo creation utility.
"a) According to exegetes, the Aramaic word which in Latin is translated 'pro multis,' means 'pro omnibus': the multitude for whom Christ died is unbounded, which is the same as saying: Christ died for all.
"Production qualification of the Virtex-II Pro X devices re-affirms our leadership in delivering leading-edge products for high-speed serial."
Black * Born May 26, 1942 in Charlotte, N.C.; turned pro in 1962; joined PGA Tour in 1965 and played in 14 events, earning less than $12,000 before losing his sponsorship and dropping off the tour.
FileMaker Developer 5.5 includes all the powerful features and functionality of FileMaker Pro 5.5 together with the following brand new features and updates:
The RADEON 9800 PRO Mac Edition delivers all the performance and power of the RADEON 9800 PRO with the added feature of VERSAVISION display rotation, the new versatile dual display available in landscape or portrait configurations.
Said Brad Duncan, president & CEO of Profit Pro, "We are tremendously excited to introduce Vision to the aftermarket with the OEM data available soon.
To be sure, not all young associates want to do pro bono work.
The PROS II contract simulates all of the government's procurement activities required to provide logistic requirements support.