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  Words related to proportion

Related / Similar Words: balance, dimension, proportionality, symmetry

 

Definition:
  • harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design); "in all perfectly beautiful objects there is found the opposition of one part to another and a reciprocal balance"- John Ruskin;
  • magnitude or extent; "a building of vast proportions";
  • the quotient obtained when the magnitude of a part is divided by the magnitude of the whole;
  • balance among the parts of something;
  • adjust in size relative to other things;
  • give pleasant proportions to; "harmonize a building with those surrounding it";

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    Hyponyms: case-fatality proportion, case-to-infection proportion, case-to-infection ratio, content, scale, golden section, golden mean, commensurateness, correspondence, proportionateness, percentage, percent, per centum, pct, batting average, scale down, scale up

     

    Derivational Morphology: symmetrize, symmetrise, proportionality, symmetry, balance

     

    Anagrams: Pinot noir

     

     
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