Prorate


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Prorate

To divide proportionately. To adjust, share, or distribute something or some amount on a pro rata basis.

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Next, the extent to which employers vary the terms and conditions of health insurance coverage between full- and part-time employees is explored, and whether these differences effectively prorate the cost of health insurance by employee hours.
Rules: In reaching its decision, the court discussed the possible application of two distinct rules: the "year-end" rule and the "prorate" rule.
In either case, W must itemize for the short period and must prorate her personal exemption.