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Prorate

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

prorate

verb allocate, allot, apportion, apportion pro rata, assess pro rata, assess proportionally, distribute, distribute proportionally, divide, divide proportionally, dole, mete out, parcel out, portion, split up
Associated concepts: prorate taxes
See also: allocate, allot, apportion, assess, charge, disburse, distribute, divide, parcel, partition
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The intuition for full proration of author credit is very clear.
Others argue opting for the proration route is just kicking a $7.
Shares of GE common stock tendered but not accepted for exchange will be returned to the tendering shareholders in book-entry form promptly after the final proration factor is announced.
All remaining tendered shares of Dow common stock were accepted in the exchange on a pro rata basis using the final proration factor of 21.
If the corporation has a net unrealized built-in loss (which meets certain de minimis threshold requirements), the daily proration can produces a windfall for taxpayers who properly time the recognition of built-in losses or deduction items.
6% of the tendered shares of CBS Class B common stock that are subject to proration will be exchanged, assuming all shares tendered by guaranteed delivery procedures are delivered under the terms of the exchange offer.
M2 EQUITYBITES-November 4, 2013-NYSE, ICE reveal preliminary proration data for tie-up(C)2013 M2 COMMUNICATIONS http://www.
Shareholders who owned fewer than 100 shares of Pfizer common stock, or an 'odd-lot', who validly tendered all of their shares, were not subject to proration if they requested such preferential treatment in accordance with the terms of the exchange offer.