pro re nata

[ proh-re-nah-tah; English proh-ree-ney-tuh, rey ]

  1. for an unforeseen need or contingency.

Origin of pro re nata

Literally, “for a thing born”

Words Nearby pro re nata Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2023

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