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pro forma

noun [C]     /ˌprəʊˈfɔː.mə/ US  /ˌproʊˈfɔːr-/ (also pro forma invoice) specialized
a list of things that have been ordered, sent with their prices to a customer so that the things can be paid for before they are deliveredBills and invoices
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