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pro tem·po·re

 (prō tĕm′pə-rē)
adv.
For the time being; temporarily.

[Latin prō tempore : prō, for + tempore, ablative of tempus, time.]

pro tempore

(ˈprəʊ ˈtɛmpərɪ)
adv, adj
for the time being. Often shortened to: pro tem

pro tem•po•re

(ˈproʊ ˈtɛm pəˌri, -ˌreɪ)

adv.
1. temporarily; for the time being.
adj.
2. temporary.
[< Latin]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.pro tempore - for the time being; "he is the president pro tem"; "designated him to act as consul protempore"- H.H.Fiske
impermanent, temporary - not permanent; not lasting; "politics is an impermanent factor of life"- James Thurber; "impermanent palm cottages"; "a temperary arrangement"; "temporary housing"
Adv.1.pro tempore - for the time being; temporarily; "accepting pro tem that hypothesis consistent with the facts"- J.W.Krutch
References in classic literature ?
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and other legislative leaders including Senate President pro Tempore Kevin de Leon, Assembly Speaker Anthony Rendon, Assembly Republican Leader Brian Dahle and Senate President pro Tempore-designate Toni Atkins are partnering on solutions to make California more resilient against the impacts of natural disasters and climate change.
Senate President Pro Tempore Ralph Recto filed on Monday a resolution calling for an inquiry into the proposed increase in the contribution rate of Social Security System (SSS) members.
Speaking at a regular news conference in Monrovia Thursday, Pro Tempore Chie said 'We have confirmed 35 of the nominees while vetting process for the rest is ongoing aggressively in the various committee rooms.
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Deputy Presidents Pro Tempore of the Senate, 1977-2013