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What does pro-rata mean?

Pro-rata means in the same proportion as anything else

Pro-Rato, pro-rata and proportionate are often also used to indicate the same. In the expression: "The overhead costs are proportionally distributed among the departments." The aim is to get each department in proportion to an equal part of the overhead costs. A larger section therefore has a larger part of the overhead costs.

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