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- 1. ratio, magnitude relation, quantitative relation
- usage: the relative magnitudes of two quantities (usually expressed as a quotient)
- 2. proportion, ratio, magnitude relation, quantitative relation
- usage: the relation between things (or parts of things) with respect to their comparative quantity, magnitude, or degree; "an inordinate proportion of the book is given over to quotations"; "a dry martini has a large proportion of gin"
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