# proportion

suomi-englanti sanakirja## proportion englannista suomeksi

suhde, mittasuhde

suhteuttaa

koko, laajuus

sopusuhtaisuus, tasasuhtaisuus

suhteellinen osuus

mittasuhteet

## proportion englanniksi

A quantity of something that is part of the whole amount or number.

*(RQ:Chmbrs YngrSt)*- “I don't mean all of your friends—only a small proportion—which, however, connects your circle with that deadly, idle, brainless bunch—the insolent chatterers at the opera, the gorged dowagers, the worn-out, passionless men, the enervated matrons of the summer capital,
*(nb..)*!” Harmonious relation of parts to each other or to the whole.

Proper or equal share.

*(RQ:Taylor H)*- Let the women
*(..)*do the same things in their proportions and capacities. The relation of one part to another or to the whole with respect to magnitude, quantity, or degree.

*(ux)**(RQ:Foxe Actes and Monument)*- The image of Christ made in Pilate's time after his own proportion.
*(RQ:Scott Ivanhoe)*The "of three", in which three terms are given to find a fourth.

Size.

*(quote-book)*| title=*(w)*| chapter=8| passage=The humor of my proposition appealed more strongly to Miss Trevor than I had looked for, and from that time forward she became her old self again;*(..)*. Now she had come to look upon the matter in its true proportions, and her anticipation of a possible chance of teaching him a lesson was a pleasure to behold.*(quote-journal)*To divide into proper shares; to apportion.

To form symmetrically.

To set or render in proportion.

To correspond to.

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