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proportion
used in The Sunlight Dialogues

5 uses
  • And I care very much that red hair is of that color because it has a larger proportion of sulphur than black hair.
    20 — Winged Figure Carrying Sacrificial Animal (87% in)
  • It's an easy thing to get pushed out of all due proportion.
    2 — When the Exorcist Shall Go to the House of the Patient... (27% in)
  • He had no choice but to play along, see what it was about and say what was so, give the crazy old fool nothing he could blow up out of all proportion for whatever purpose he had in mind.
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (51% in)
  • He got up, quickly for a man of his proportions, and hurried toward the door.
    3 — Lion Emerging from Cage (59% in)
  • As sometimes happens in such cases, the whole thing got out of all proportion, and he stood hemming and hawing, evading the question, for a full minute.
    17 — Benson versus Boyle (11% in)

There are no more uses of "proportion" in The Sunlight Dialogues.

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