#### Mathematical English Usage - a Dictionary

##### by Jerzy Trzeciak

## proportion

[*see also*: ratio

All sides were increased by the same proportion.

The proportion of M with h_{M}=1 is between 70% and 80%.

We show that nevertheless a positive proportion of the polynomials
B_{n}(x) satisfy Eisenstein's criterion.

The proportion of men to women in the population has changed in
recent years.

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