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  • He is not content with saying, as pron had done, that the port was seen from the masthead.

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  • The impossibility of doing what pron and Freycinet asserted was done.

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  • pron was encouraged to write a paper to be read before the Institute, expounding his views.

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  • In the first place, the statements of pron and Freycinet are not in agreement.

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  • For the meaning of terms with this prefix, not inserted here, see the words from which they are formed: pron.

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  • But before the publication of the official history was completed, pron died.

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  • If we believe pron and Freycinet, surely these were the most negligent explorers who ever sailed the seas.

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  • Was there some confusion in pron's mind as to what port was seen?

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  • pron set down these stories to the exaggerative distortion of lovers of the marvellous, "of whom we counted some amongst us."

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British Dictionary definitions for pron

pron.

abbreviation
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pronominal
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pronoun
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pronounced
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pronunciation
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pron in Technology

jargon
(Or "pr0n") B1FF-speak for pornography. Often seen on IRC in such desperate cries for help as "I WNAT PRON!!!!!"
(1997-09-14)

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Related Abbreviations for pron

pron.

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pronominal
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pronoun
3.
pronounced
4.
pronunciation
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