[ per prok-yuh-rey-shee-oh-nem, per prok-uh-rah-tee-oh-nem ]
/ pər ˌprɒk yəˌreɪ ʃiˈoʊ nɛm, pɛr ˌprɒk əˌrɑ tiˈoʊ nɛm /
adverb Chiefly Law.
by one acting as an agent; by proxy.
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What Character Was Removed From The Alphabet?Johnson & Johnson, Barnes & Noble, Dolce & Gabbana: the ampersand today is used primarily in business names, but that small character was once the 27th part of the alphabet. Where did it come from though? The origin of its name is almost as bizarre as the name itself.
Also per proc·u·ra·tion [per-prok-yuh-rey-shuh n] /pərˌprɒk yəˈreɪ ʃən/.
Origin of per procurationem
First recorded in 1810–20, per procurationem is from the Latin word per prōcūrātiōnem
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