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misproportion

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

noun

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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  • There was the usual misproportion to the extent and produce of the farm.
  • Mixture and misproportion have always been a vital part of satirical technique.
  • The plant forms are strange and various, with a contrasting range of grace and clumsiness and even misproportion.

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