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proportionality

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  • n. the property of being proportional
  • n. the principle that government action ought to be proportional to the ends achieved (e.g. the military should not be deployed to stop petty vandalism)
  • n. the degree to which something is in proportion

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The state of being in proportion.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The character or state of being in proportion.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design)
  • n. a ratio of two quantities that is constant

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