Proportionate

Definition of Proportionate

Pro`por´tion`ate
a.1.Adjusted to something else according to a proportion; proportional.
What is proportionate to his transgression.
- Locke.
v. t.1.To make proportional; to adjust according to a settled rate, or to due comparative relation; to proportion; as, to proportionate punishment to crimes.
[imp. & p. p. Proportionated ; p. pr. & vb. n. Proportionating.]

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