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in propria persona

[ in proh-pree-uhper-soh-nuh ]
/ ɪn ˈproʊ pri ə pərˈsoʊ nə /
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adverb Law.
represented by oneself and not by an attorney. Abbreviation: in pro. per.
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Origin of in propria persona

1645–55; <Latin: in one's own person
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British Dictionary definitions for in propria persona

in propria persona
/ Latin (ɪn ˈprəʊprɪə pɜːˈsəʊnə) /

adverb
mainly law in person; personally
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