directly proportional

adjective

Definition of directly proportional

  1. :  related by direct variation — compare inversely proportional

Examples of directly proportional in a Sentence

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

First Known Use of directly proportional

1796


DIRECTLY PROPORTIONAL Defined for English Language Learners

directly proportional

adjective

Definition of directly proportional for English Language Learners

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


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