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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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Quality or state of being incorrect or inappropriate in size, amount, or degree when considered in relation to something else.

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  • All the time spent talking about bias and neutrality and disproportionality is a distraction in my view, and most likely an intentional one.
  • If it isn’t, your claim of disproportionality is false.
  • As to the notion of disproportionality - it's basic to just war theory traditionally understood.
  • As a commenter on Totten's blog post states, the idea of disproportionality refers to using excessive means to achieve the stated goal. for more
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