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English definition of “disproportionate”


adjective    /ˌdɪs·prəˈpɔr·ʃə·nət/
too great or too small when compared to something else : The sheer size of the company gave it disproportionate influence in dealing with the Pentagon and Congress . disproportionately    /ˌdɪs·prəˈpɔr·ʃə·nət·li/ adverb Unemployment in Iowa is disproportionately high.
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