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well proportioned

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Definition of well proportioned in English:

adjective

Having dimensions that are in proportion and give a balanced, pleasing effect: the house has a spacious layout with well-proportioned rooms
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  • He had a thin face, but it was well proportioned, with a thin nose and thin lips to match.
  • Throughout the new building, the galleries are handsome and well proportioned, with subtle, beautifully honed details and good lighting.
  • All of the bedrooms have built-in wardrobes and are well proportioned.

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