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An equal exchange.
Latin quid prō quō quid something prō for quō ablative of quid something
American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition
From Latin: "what for what". See quid, pro, and quo
Claire Quincy turned and stared at him, as if waiting for the quid pro quo of an if-you-don't-tell, I-won't-tell agreement of some sort.
Hazel has never forgiven HE for being so ungracious about the quid pro quo that night he tweaked her nose.
It was simply a case of differing definitions of quid pro quo.
Most people recognize that quid pro quo behaviors are being truly harassing.
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