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misproportion Line breaks: mis|pro¦por|tion
Pronunciation: /mɪsprəˈpɔːʃ(ə)n/

Definition of misproportion in English:


A lack of proportion: this misproportion has made the film long-winded and confused a misproportion between wages in the coalmining industry and other sectors
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  • He is guilty of an extraordinary misproportion in the development of his material.
  • Forceps are indicated in all labours which are difficult or impossible to complete, from misproportion between the head and pelvis.
  • The plant forms are strange and various, with a contrasting range of grace and clumsiness and even misproportion.
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