the correct relationship between the size, position, and shape of the different parts of a whole
relation of one thing to another in quantity, size, etc.; ratio
comparative part or share of a whole
put into proportion or right relationship
"a building of vast proportions"
"an inordinate proportion of the book is given over to quotations"
"a dry martini has a large proportion of gin"
"in all perfectly beautiful objects there is found the opposition of one part to another and a reciprocal balance"
"harmonize a building with those surrounding it"
So large a proportion of the earth's surface.
出自： T. H. Huxley
A small proportion of Old Boys who revisit their old school.
出自： A. C. Boult
Proportion your supply exactly to the demand.
出自： H. Martineau
The punishment should be proportioned to the offence.
出自： J. S. Mill
He proportioned his expenditure to his income.