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Definition of pro tem adverb from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

pro tem

 adverb
adverb
NAmE//ˌproʊ ˈtɛm//
 
(from Latin)
 
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for now, but not for a long time A new manager will be appointed pro tem.
pro tem adjective
 
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A pro tem committee was formed from existing members.