pro tanto

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  • pro tanto — pro tan·to /prō tan tō, tän / adv or adj [Late Latin]: for so much: to a certain extent the obligation is pro tanto discharged Uniform Commercial Code entered into a pro tanto release pending the appeal Merriam Webster’s Dictionary of Law.… …   Law dictionary

  • pro tanto — prōˈtan.(ˌ)tō Etymology: Late Latin : for so much : to a certain extent * * * pro tanto see pro 9 …   Useful english dictionary

  • pro tanto — лат. (про танто) соответственно. Толковый словарь иностранных слов Л. П. Крысина. М: Русский язык, 1998 …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • pro tanto — Latin phrase meaning for so much or as far as it will go (SA Bankruptcy.com) United Glossary of Bankruptcy Terms 2012 …   Glossary of Bankruptcy

  • pro tanto — Latin, lit. for so much; to such an extent …   Etymology dictionary

  • Pro-Tanto — A Latin phrase meaning for so much which is often associated with a partial payment on a legal claim. A pro tanto payment or settlement does not mean that an entire obligation has been met, but may provide the party paying the claim to avoid more …   Investment dictionary

  • pro tanto — adverb Only to that extent …   Wiktionary

  • pro tanto — [prəʊ tantəʊ] adjective & adverb to such an extent. Origin L., lit. for so much …   English new terms dictionary

  • pro tanto — /prow taentow/ For so much; for as much as may be; as far as it goes. Partial payment made on a claim. Commonly used in eminent domain cases to describe a partial payment made for the taking by the government without prejudice to the right of the …   Black's law dictionary

  • pro tanto — For so much; for as far as it goes; to such an extent …   Ballentine's law dictionary

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