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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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It will require the defeat of fifty to one hundred or more sitting MPs who are pro-abortion, pro-S.S."M".
In summary, we are looking at the disappearance of some 30 pro-abortion, pro-S.S."M.", MPs without having lifted a finger.