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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Agreeing in amount, magnitude, or degree; Exhibiting equivalence or correspondence among constituents of an entity or between different entities.

Usage examples (38)
  • proportionate representation of a minority group
  • Except, this equation has one extra term proportionate to hbar.
  • The notion that a military response should be proportionate is silly.
  • We don't make it onto the Hugo ballot in proportionate numbers, I suspect because the voter base for the Hugos has its favorites. for more
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