pro bono publico

[prəʊ ˌbɒnəʊ'pʊblɪkəʊ, ˌbəʊnəʊ 'pʌblɪkəʊ]
adverb & adjective
1》 for the public good.
2》 (usu. pro bono) chiefly N. Amer. denoting legal work undertaken without charge, especially for a client on low income.
from L.

English new terms dictionary. 2014.

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