proportion


proportion

noun

Definition of PROPORTION

2
something belonging to, due to, or contributed by an individual member of a group <the players argue that they aren't getting the proportion of the league's profits that are due to them>
3
the relationship in quantity, amount, or size between two or more things <the proportion of length to width for those screens was usually three to two>
Synonyms proportion, rate
Near Antonyms disproportion
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