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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Divide or assess proportionally; Make a proportional settlement or distribution.

Usage examples (36)
  • Well, we're not going to prorate that last month anymore.
  • If she's got a couple of prescriptions she can prorate it across them.
  • He pays off Bodine, full price, overriding Bodine's offer to prorate for what's missing.
  • Did they take the full credit, or did Olivia's death mean they had to prorate the deduction? for more
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