A quantity of something that is part of the whole amount or number. (noun)
Harmonious relation of parts to each other or to the whole. (noun)
Proper or equal share. (noun)
The relation of one part to another or to the whole with respect to magnitude, quantity, or degree. (noun)
A statement of equality between two ratios. (noun)
To set or render in proportion. (verb)
Examples of word proportion
When one proportion of a body is combined with two or more proportions of anotlier, it seems to enter with more difficulty into new combinations, than when it is combined wiUi one proportion*
The change in proportion is also moderated by the assumption that population growth is all in England but I want to err on the side of caution.
Although generally attributed to Leonardo Pisano, il Figlio di (son of) Bonacci, this proportion is also found in the measurements of the Ark of the Covenant (Exodus 25): 2.5 cubits long by 1.5 cubits wide and high (1.5/2.5 = 0.6).
"It's only my sense o 'duty, an' o 'what you call proportion," said
There were no pre-hispanic â€œFilipinosâ€ as a distinct cultural group, but instead a lot of separate tribes with their own cultures, the variation between which grows in proportion to their distance from each other.