Definition of pro hac vice in English:

pro hac vice

adverb

  • For or on this occasion only.

    ‘it is unfortunate that she, pro hac vice, has had to fall back on a minor poet’
    • ‘At least one member has to be a local lawyer - and he'll have to ask the judge to admit (pro hac vice) any colleagues who come in from another state.’
    • ‘Andrew C. Kimbrell, pro hac vice, argued the cause for appellees.’

Origin

Latin.

Pronunciation

pro hac vice

/ˌprəʊ hɑːk ˈvʌɪsi/