malapportioned

adjective mal·ap·por·tioned \ ˌma-lə-ˈpȯr-shənd \

Definition of malapportioned

:characterized by an inequitable or unsuitable apportioning of representatives to a legislative body

malapportionment

play \-shən-mənt\ noun

First Known Use of malapportioned

1961


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