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proportionate
American English: /prəˈpɔrʃ(ə)nət/
British English: /prəˈpɔːʃ(ə)nət/

Translation of proportionate in Spanish:

adjective

  • to be proportionate to something
    ser proporcional a algo
    estar en proporción a algo
    Example sentences
    • So the Agency's approach to participation was proportionate and it is on those grounds that we submit there should be two sets of costs.
    • Moreover, she says, increased output was seldom matched by a proportionate increase in wages.
    • In my submission, that is the proportionate and reasonable approach here.

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