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    Proportionate VS Proportional

    Are 'proportionate' and 'proportional' alternates of eachother?

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    Re: Proportionate VS Proportional

    Quote Originally Posted by AH020387 View Post
    Are 'proportionate' and 'proportional' alternates of each other?
    I would say they mean the same, yes.

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    Re: Proportionate VS Proportional

    They are adjectives, but proportionate can also mean
    'to make proportionate' which proportional cannot, unless it's proportionalize' which may be a word ...(looks it up) Nope, isn't.
    Well, you learn things every day around here....

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