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pro bonoadjective, adverb

uk   /ˌprəʊˈbəʊ.nəʊ/  us   /ˌproʊˈboʊ.noʊ/
(​relating to ​work that is done, ​especially by a ​lawyer) without ​asking for ​payment: pro bono ​cases/​lawyers/​work He ​takes on some ​charitycasespro bono.
(Definition of pro bono from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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pro bonoadjective [before noun]

uk   us   LAW
relating to ​work that is done, especially by a ​lawyer, without ​asking for ​payment: Miller Nash ​attorneys are each ​authorized to ​volunteer 120 ​pro bono ​hours to the ​community. She ​works with some nonprofit ​organizations on a ​pro bono ​basis. pro bono ​case/​lawyer/​work
pro bono
adverb
He ​takes on some ​charitycasespro bono.
(Definition of pro bono from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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