Pro eo quod
PRO EO QUOD, pleading. For this that. It is a phrase of affirmation, and is sufficiently direct and positive for introducing a material averment. 1 Saund. 117, n. 4; 1 Com. Dig. Pleader, c. 86 2 Chit. Pl. 369-393 Gould on Pl. c. 3, 34.
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of the United States. By John Bouvier. Published 1856.