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"disproportionate" in British English

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disproportionateadjective

uk   /ˌdɪs.prəˈpɔː.ʃən.ət/  us   /-ˈpɔːr-/
too ​large or too ​small in ​comparison to something ​else, or not ​deservingitsimportance or ​influence: There are a disproportionate number of ​girls in the ​class. The country's ​greatinfluence in the ​world is disproportionate toitsrelativelysmallsize.
disproportion
noun [U] uk   /ˌdɪs.prəˈpɔː.ʃən/  us   /-ˈpɔːr-/ formal
disproportionately
adverb uk   us   /-li/
(Definition of disproportionate from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"disproportionate" in American English

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disproportionateadjective

 us   /ˌdɪs·prəˈpɔr·ʃə·nət/
too ​great or too ​small when ​compared to something ​else: The ​sheersize of the ​company gave it disproportionate ​influence in ​dealing with the ​Pentagon and ​Congress.
disproportionately
adverb  us   /ˌdɪs·prəˈpɔr·ʃə·nət·li/
Unemployment in Iowa is disproportionately high.
(Definition of disproportionate from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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