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 for Pro
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pro \Pro\, prep. [L.; akin to prae before, Gr. ?, and E. for.
     See For, prep., and cf. Prior, a.]
     A Latin preposition signifying for, before, forth.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Pro confesso [L.] (Law), taken as confessed. The action of
        a court of equity on that portion of the pleading in a
        particular case which the pleading on the other side does
        not deny.
  
     Pro rata. [L. See Prorate.] In proportion; proportion.
  
     Pro re nata [L.] (Law), for the existing occasion; as
        matters are.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pro \Pro\, adv.
     For, on, or in behalf of, the affirmative side; -- in
     contrast with con.
     [1913 Webster]
  
     Pro and con, for and against, on the affirmative and on the
        negative side; as, they debated the question pro and con;
        -- formerly used also as a verb.
  
     Pros and cons, the arguments or reasons on either side.
        [1913 Webster]

From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pro- \Pro-\ [L. pro, or Gr. ?. See Pro.]
     A prefix signifying before, in front, forth, for, in behalf
     of, in place of, according to; as, propose, to place before;
     proceed, to go before or forward; project, to throw forward;
     prologue, part spoken before (the main piece); propel,
     prognathous; provide, to look out for; pronoun, a word
     instead of a noun; proconsul, a person acting in place of a
     consul; proportion, arrangement according to parts.
     [1913 Webster]

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