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pro1 / prō/ • n. (pl. pros) inf. a professional, esp. in sports: a tennis pro. • adj. (of a person or an event) professional: a pro golfer. pro2 • n. (pl. pros) (usu. pros) an advantage of something or an argument in favor of a course of action: the pros and cons of joint ownership. • prep. & adv. in favor of: [as prep.] they were pro the virtues of individualism.

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pro1 argument or person in favour of a proposal XIV; now only in pro and con (reasons) for and against XVI. — L. prō for, on behalf of, to be grouped with PER, præ PRE-, prī- as in prior, prīmus PRIME2; see PRO-1, PRO-2.

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PRO • abbr. ∎  public relations officer. ∎ Brit. Public Record Office.

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PRO

[Latin, For; in respect of; on account of; in behalf of.]

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pro2 short for PROFESSIONAL. XIX.

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proaglow, ago, alow, although, apropos, art nouveau, Bamako, Bardot, beau, Beaujolais Nouveau, below, bestow, blow, bo, Boileau, bons mots, Bordeaux, Bow, bravo, bro, cachepot, cheerio, Coe, crow, Defoe, de trop, doe, doh, dos-à-dos, do-si-do, dough, dzo, Flo, floe, flow, foe, foreknow, foreshow, forgo, Foucault, froe, glow, go, good-oh, go-slow, grow, gung-ho, Heathrow, heave-ho, heigh-ho, hello, ho, hoe, ho-ho, jo, Joe, kayo, know, lo, low, maillot, malapropos, Marceau, mho, Miró, mo, Mohs, Monroe, mot, mow, Munro, no, Noh, no-show, oh, oho, outgo, outgrow, owe, Perrault, po, Poe, pro, quid pro quo, righto, roe, Rouault, row, Rowe, sew, shew, show, sloe, slow, snow, so, soh, sow, status quo, stow, Stowe, strow, tally-ho, though, throw, tic-tac-toe, to-and-fro, toe, touch-and-go, tow, trow, undergo, undersow, voe, whacko, whoa, wo, woe, Xuzhou, yo, yo-ho-ho, Zhengzhou, Zhou

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