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The Sergeant stared at him hard, saw that both he and his friend wore evening dress, and grew proportionately respectful.
DOPESAX ROHMER
Such a contrivance helps to improve the leeway of so shallow a boat, although not proportionately to the area immersed.
In the neighbourhood of Lyons, the land lets high, and therefore sells proportionately.
This line style, whose world is not the wall or the canvas, but white paper, can do with a proportionately meagre study of nature.
This latter deficiency was made up by a voluminous cravat, tied with proportionately large bows.
ROOKWOODWILLIAM HARRISON AINSWORTH
But the longer you remain in an apartment the less proportionately to your rent are the damages liable to be.
PARIS VISTASHELEN DAVENPORT GIBBONS
A snake of the mamba species, which grows to a considerable size, very scarce, and with a proportionately bad reputation.
FORGING THE BLADESBERTRAM MITFORD
The tumulus was enlarged proportionately and usually completely covered the chamber.
Stem: Often set eccentrically into the cap; proportionately thick and short.
With the growing certainty of his approaching death, the mental distress of Charles proportionately increased.

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