Meaning of PROPORTIONAL in English

transcription, транскрипция: [ prəpɔ:(r)ʃən(ə)l ]

If one amount is proportional to another, the two amounts increase and decrease at the same rate so there is always the same relationship between them. ( FORMAL )

Loss of weight is directly proportional to the rate at which the disease is progressing.

ADJ : usu v-link ADJ to n

• pro‧por‧tion‧al‧ly

You have proportionally more fat on your thighs and hips than anywhere else on your body...

ADV : ADV with v , ADV with cl / group

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