Pronunciation of Proportional
/pɹəpˈɔːʃənə͡l/, /pɹəpˈɔːʃənəl/, /p_ɹ_ə_p_ˈɔː_ʃ_ə_n_əl/
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Other synonyms and related words:
computational, methodical, statistical, valuational, arithmetic, mathematical, suppositional, numerical, algebraic, rational, Systematical, algorithmic, approximate, calculational, geometric, judgmental.
Sense 2 (noun)
Sense 3 (noun)
Usage examples for proportional:
- If a force equal to one hundred weight will raise a certain body along an inclined plane, a force equal to two hundred weight will raise two bodies exactly similar, and thus the effect is proportional to the cause. - "A System Of Logic, Ratiocinative And Inductive (Vol. 1 of 2)", John Stuart Mill.
- This constant amount of substance will depend only on the amount of uranium which is its source, and, for different minerals, if all the product is retained, the quantity of the product will be proportional to the quantity of uranium. - "Darwin and Modern Science", A.C. Seward and Others.