Sentence Examples

  • The net gain in the 1906 class is not far short of 5o,00o, and the proportion of the new contingent to the old is practically 5:4.
  • After that, it diminishes roughly in proportion to the delay.
  • The length of her body was strikingly out of proportion to her short legs.
  • The proportion varies greatly.
  • There was distrust in the minds of the depositors, especially those whose holdings were small, and most of the banks were, at a very early period, subjected to the strain of repaying a large proportion of their deposits as they fell due.

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