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Princeton's WordNet

  1. commensurateness, correspondence, proportionatenessnoun

    the relation of corresponding in degree or size or amount


  1. proportionatenessnoun

    The quality of being proportionate.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Proportionatenessnoun

    The state of being by comparison adjusted.

    Etymology: from proportionate.

    By this congruity of those faculties to their proper objects, and by the fitness and proportionateness of these objective impressions upon their respective faculties, accommodated to their reception, the sensible nature hath so much of perception, as is necessary for its sensible being. Matthew Hale.


  1. proportionateness

    Proportionateness refers to the state, quality, or condition of being in appropriate balance or correspondence in size, amount, or degree. It is the characteristic of having elements or parts that are in proper or harmonious relation in terms of size, quantity, or value. It often emphasizes the idea of balance and symmetry.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Proportionatenessnoun

    the quality or state of being proportionate

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of proportionateness in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of proportionateness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5


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