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pro bono

[proh boh-noh] /ˌproʊ ˈboʊ noʊ/
noun
1.
done or donated without charge; free:
pro bono legal services.
Also, pro-bono.
Origin
1720-1730
1720-30; < Latin prō bonō for (the) good, rightly, morally
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pro bono

short for Medieval Latin pro bono publico "for the public good;" see pro- + bene-.

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