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pro·rate

 (prō-rāt′, prō′rāt′)
v. pro·rat·ed, pro·rat·ing, pro·rates
v.tr.
To divide, distribute, or assess proportionately.
v.intr.
To settle affairs on the basis of proportional distribution.

[From pro rata.]

pro·rat′a·ble adj.
pro·ra′tion n.

prorate

(prəʊˈreɪt; ˈprəʊreɪt)
vb
chiefly US and Canadian to divide, assess, or distribute (something) proportionately
[C19: from pro rata]
proˈratable adj
proˈration n

pro•rate

(proʊˈreɪt, ˈproʊˌreɪt)

v. -rat•ed, -rat•ing. v.t.
1. to divide, distribute, or calculate proportionately.
v.i.
2. to make an arrangement on a basis of proportional distribution.
[1855–60, Amer.; partial translation of pro rata]
pro•rat′a•ble, adj.
pro•ra′tion, n.

prorate


Past participle: prorated
Gerund: prorating

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
I prorated
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Present Continuous
I am prorating
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we are prorating
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Present Perfect
I have prorated
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Past Continuous
I was prorating
you were prorating
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Past Perfect
I had prorated
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we had prorated
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Future
I will prorate
you will prorate
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Future Perfect
I will have prorated
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you will have prorated
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Future Continuous
I will be prorating
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been prorating
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been prorating
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he/she/it will have been prorating
we will have been prorating
you will have been prorating
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been prorating
you had been prorating
he/she/it had been prorating
we had been prorating
you had been prorating
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Conditional
I would prorate
you would prorate
he/she/it would prorate
we would prorate
you would prorate
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Past Conditional
I would have prorated
you would have prorated
he/she/it would have prorated
we would have prorated
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.prorate - make a proportional settlement or distribution
prorate - divide or assess proportionally; "The rent was prorated for the rest of the month"
settle - dispose of; make a financial settlement
2.prorate - divide or assess proportionally; "The rent was prorated for the rest of the month"
compute, calculate, cipher, cypher, figure, reckon, work out - make a mathematical calculation or computation
prorate - make a proportional settlement or distribution
Translations

prorate

[ˈprəʊreɪt] (US)
A. Nprorrata f
B. VTprorratear

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