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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A sample with numbers that are disproportionately high in one or more areas.

Usage examples (27)
  • 'overrepresentation' of the YES voters at the next referendum.
  • Decrying overrepresentation is unvarnished hatred?
  • Too much overrepresentation of some types already...
  • What about homosexual overrepresentation in the BBC News output? for more
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