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proportion

noun   /prəˈpɔː·ʃən/
a part of a total number or amount proporción, porcentaje Children make up a large proportion of the world’s population.
blow/get something out of proportion
to behave as if something that has happened is much worse than it really is exagerar algo
(Definition of proportion from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

proportion

noun /prəˈpoːʃən/
a part (of a total amount) proporción Only a small proportion of the class passed the exam.
the (correct) quantity, size, number etc (of one thing compared with that of another) proporción For this dish, the butter and flour should be in the proportion of three to four (=eg 300 grammes of butter with every 400 grammes of flour).
proportional adjective
proporcional
proportionally adverb
proporcionalmente
proportionate /-nət/ adjective
being in correct proportion proporcionado, proporcional Are her wages really proportionate to the amount of work she does?
proportionately adverb
proporcionalmente
be/get etc in proportion (to)
to (cause to) have a correct relationship (to each other or something else) ser/estar proporcionado In drawing a person, it is difficult to get all the parts of the body in proportion.
be/get etc out of (all) proportion (to)
to (cause to) have an incorrect relationship (to each other or something else) ser/estar desproporcionado An elephant’s tail seems out of (all) proportion to the rest of its body.
in proportion to
in relation to; in comparison with en proporción con You spend far too much time on that work in proportion to its importance.
(Definition of proportion from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
Translations of “proportion”
in Korean 비율, 균형…
in Arabic نِسْبة…
in Malaysian bahagian, jumlah…
in French proportion, pourcentage…
in Russian часть, доля…
in Chinese (Traditional) 數量, 部分, 份額…
in Italian parte, percentuale…
in Turkish oran, nispet, miktar…
in Polish proporcja…
in Vietnamese phần, tỉ lệ…
in Portuguese parte, porcentagem…
in Thai ส่วน, อัตราส่วน…
in German der Teil, das Verhältnis…
in Catalan proporció, percentatge…
in Japanese 割合, 比率…
in Chinese (Simplified) 数量, 部分, 份额…
in Indonesian bagian, perbandingan…
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