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Only a small proportion of graduates fail to find employment.
Genovese's work shows a wonderful sense of proportion and design.
Everything about the room is beautifully in proportion.
His head is large in proportion to his small frame.
The figures in the painting are completely out of proportion with their surroundings.
This is the American English definition of proportion. View British English definition of proportion.
a sweet brown food eaten as a sweet or used for flavouring other food