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Pronunciation: /prəˈpɔːʃn/

Translation of proportion in German:


  • 2 (ratio) Verhältnis, das the proportion of sth to sth das Verhältnis von etw. zu etw.
  • 3 (correct relation) [Math.] Proportion, die be in proportion [to or with sth] im richtigen Verhältnis [zu od. mit etw.] stehen keep things in proportion [fig.], die Dinge im richtigen Licht sehen be out of proportion/all or any proportion [to or with sth] in keinem/keinerlei Verhältnis zu etw. stehen
  • 4in pl. (size) Dimensionen (Pl.)


  • proportionieren

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