[pruh-pawr-shuh-nl, -pohr-] /prəˈpɔr ʃə nl, -ˈpoʊr-/

having due proportion; corresponding.
being in or characterized by proportion.
of, relating to, or based on proportion; relative.

of, involving, or being in proportion
(maths) having or related by a constant ratio
(maths) an unknown term in a proportion: in a/b = c/x, x is the fourth proportional

late 14c. (implied in proportionally), from Late Latin proportionalis “pertaining to proportions,” from proportio (see proportion). Related: Proportionally.


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