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directly proportional

adjective

: related so that one becomes larger or smaller when the other becomes larger or smaller

Full Definition of DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL

:  related by direct variation — compare inversely proportional

Examples of DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL

  1. His earnings are directly proportional to the number of units he sells.

First Known Use of DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL

1796

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