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per

 (pûr)
prep. Informal
1. To, for, or by each; for every: Gasoline once cost 40 cents per gallon.
2. According to; by: Changes were made to the manuscript per the author's instructions.
3. By means of; through.
adv. Informal
1. For each one; apiece: sold the cookies for one dollar per.
2. Per hour: was driving at 60 miles per.

[Latin; see per in Indo-European roots.]

per

(pɜː; unstressed)
determiner
for every: three pence per pound.
prep
1. (esp in some Latin phrases) by; through
2. as per according to: as per specifications.
3. as per usual informal as usual
[C15: from Latin: by, for each]

PER

(in Britain) abbreviation for
(Professions) Professional Employment Register

per

(pɜr; unstressed pər)

prep.
1. for or in each or every; a or an: Membership costs $10 per year.
2. according to; in accordance with: I delivered the box per your instructions.
3. by means of; by; through: Send it per messenger.
adv.
4. Informal. each; for each one: The charge was five dollars per.
Idioms:
as per, according to; in accordance with: arranged as per instructions.
[1580–90; < Latin: through, by, for, for each. See for]
usage: per meaning “for each” occurs chiefly in technical or statistical contexts: miles per gallon; cost per person. It is also common in sports commentary: 16 points per quarter.A or an is often considered more suitable in nontechnical use. per or as per meaning “according to” is sometimes criticized and is rare in edited writing.

per-

1. a prefix meaning “through,” “thoroughly,” “utterly,” “very”: pervert; pervade; perfect.
2. a prefix used in the names of inorganic acids and their salts that possess the maximum amount of the element specified in the base word: percarbonic (H2C2O5) acid; potassium permanganate (KMnO4).
[< Latin, prefixal use of per per]

Per.

1. Persia.
2. Persian.

per.

1. percentile.
2. period.
3. person.
Translations
في كُلكلَّ، في كُلِّلِكُلِّلِكُل
naza
perfor hverom
perjokainenkauttamukaisesti
po
személyenként
á
・・・につき
...당
kiekvienamprocentas
uz/parvienāvienam, katram
per
ต่อ
başına-deher biri içinsırasında
cho mỗi

per

[pɜːʳ] PREPpor
per annumal año
we shall proceed as per instructionsprocederemos de acuerdo con las instrucciones
as per invoicede acuerdo con or según la factura
£10 per dozen10 libras la docena
30 miles per gallon30 millas por cada galón
per headpor cabeza
per head of populationpor habitante
60 miles per hour60 millas por hora
per personpor persona
£15 per person per night15 libras por persona y por noche
per sede por sí
£7 per week7 libras a la semana
see also per cent, usual A

per

[ˈpɜːr] prep
(= each) → par
per person → par personne
per week → par semaine
per day → par jour
(speed) miles per hour → miles à l'heure
30 miles per hour → trente miles à l'heure
(charge, cost) a cost of 45p per photograph → le prix de 45 pence par photo
per day → par jour
per hour [pay, cost] → de l'heure, l'heure
£10 per hour → 10 livres de l'heure
cost per hour → coût m horaire
Typical costs per hour run from 40 to 60 → Le coût horaire varie généralement de 40 à 60 dollars.
(with units of measurement) per kilo → le kilo
per metre → le mètre
as per (= according to) → conformément à
as per your instructions → conformément à vos instructions
as per instructions → conformément aux consignes

per

preppro; £500 per annum£ 500 im or pro Jahr; 60 km per hour60 Stundenkilometer, 60 km pro Stunde or in der Stunde; £2 per dozendas Dutzend für £ 2, £ 2 das Dutzend; £5 per copy£ 5 pro or je Exemplar, £ 5 für jedes Exemplar; as pergemäß (+dat); per sean sich, per se (geh) ? usual

per

[pɜːʳ] prepper, a
£7 per week/dozen → 7 sterline la or alla settimana/dozzina
per day → al giorno
per week → alla settimana
per head or person → a testa, a or per persona
per hour → all'ora, orario/a
per kilo → al or il chilo
per pro (by proxy) → per procura
as per your instructions → secondo le vostre istruzioni

per

(pəː) preposition
1. out of. We have less than one mistake per page.
2. for each. The dinner will cost $15 per person.
3. in each. six times per week.
per cent (pəˈsent) adverb
, noun (often written % with figures) (of numbers, amounts etc) stated as a fraction of one hundred. Twenty-five per cent of one hundred and twenty is thirty; 25% of the people did not reply to our letters.

per

لِكُلِّ na per pro ανά por per par po a ・・・につき ...당 per per przez por из расчета на per ต่อ başına cho mỗi

per

prep. por;
___ rectum___ el recto, ___ vía rectal.

per

prep por; beats — minute latidos por minuto
References in classic literature ?
There are strandings and strandings, but I am safe to say that 90 per cent.
Permits are now being offered to one private company in each city, in return for three per cent of the revenue.
Hitherto, I believe, it may safely be asserted, that these duties have not upon an average exceeded in any State three per cent.
A third gentleman did all business by personal application, advanced money on anything or nothing; the lightest and airiest promise was enough to content him according to his circular, and finally he never asked for more than five per cent.
One hundred and twenty-five dollars is a great deal of money," he added, aloud, "and the interest, at 7 per cent, will come to $1.
Of what she earned, Dulcie received six dollars per week.
And still for us, for the ninety-nine and nine-tenths per cent.
1,200 yards per second; calculations prove that to be sufficient.
But, unwilling to abandon the scheme altogether, he determined to ask his uncle Glegg to venture twenty pounds, on condition of receiving five per cent.
Mr Burd points out that this passage is imitated directly from Cicero's "De Officiis": "Nam cum sint duo genera decertandi, unum per disceptationem, alterum per vim; cumque illud proprium sit hominis, hoc beluarum; confugiendum est ad posterius, si uti non licet superiore.
From one hundred and fifty to two hundred thousand livres per annum.
Standing on one leg three hours, to show off new-style strapped pants at 12 1/2 cents per leg per hour.