proportionate

[adj. pruh-pawr-shuh-nit, -pohr-; v. pruh-pawr-shuh-neyt, -pohr-]
adjective
verb (used with object), proportionated, proportionating.
2.
to make proportionate.

Origin:
1350–1400; Middle English proporcionate < Late Latin prōportiōnātus. See proportion, -ate1

proportionately, adverb
proportionateness, noun
nonproportionate, adjective
nonproportionately, adverb
nonproportionateness, noun
unproportionate, adjective
unproportionately, adverb

proportional, proportionate.


1. according, accordant, consonant, harmonious, balanced.
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proportionate
 
adj
1.  being in proper proportion
 
vb
2.  (tr) to make proportionate
 
pro'portionately
 
adv
 
pro'portionateness
 
n

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Example sentences
Females are smaller in size and weight, but they also have horns, although they
  are proportionately smaller.
As more and more wind energy installations are built, researchers are finding
  proportionately more dead bats.
The larger bodywork required bigger wheels and tires to proportionately fit the
  new profile of the car.
In fact, since doubling the wages of the poor has a proportionately bigger
  impact on their lives, arguably much better off.
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