pro tanto

Definition of "pro tanto"
  1. A Latin phrase signifying partial payment or satisfaction on a claim
How to use "pro tanto" in a sentence
  1. The debt was pro tanto discharged after the initial payment.
  2. He provided pro tanto satisfaction for the damages he caused.
  3. By paying half of the bill, she made a pro tanto arrangement.

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