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Meanings of Disproportional:

adjective

Too large or too small in comparison with something else.

Usage examples:

A few people have a disproportional impact on policy

Disproportionate

ˌdɪs.prəˈpɔː.ʃən.ət

Meanings of Disproportionate:

adjective

Too large or too small in comparison with something else.

Usage examples:

People on lower incomes spend a disproportionate amount of their income on fuel
verb

Undergo disproportionation.

Usage examples:

Water disproportionates to oxygen and hydrogen

Disproportionately

ˌdɪs.prəˈpɔː.ʃən.ət.li

Meanings of Disproportionately:

adverb

To an extent that is too large or too small in comparison with something else.

Usage examples:

A tax cut would disproportionately benefit the rich

Disproportionates

ˌdɪsprəˈpɔːʃ(ə)neɪt

Meanings of Disproportionates:

verb

Undergo disproportionation.

Usage examples:

Water disproportionates to oxygen and hydrogen
adjective

Too large or too small in comparison with something else.

Usage examples:

People on lower incomes spend a disproportionate amount of their income on fuel

Disproportionation

ˌdɪsprəpɔːʃəˈneɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Disproportionation:

noun

A reaction in which a substance is simultaneously oxidized and reduced, giving two different products.

Usage examples:

Reactions in which atoms of the same element are both oxidized and reduced are disproportionation r…

Disproportions

dɪsprəˈpɔːʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Disproportions:

noun

An instance of being out of proportion with something else.

Usage examples:

There is a disproportion between the scale of expenditure and any benefit that could possibly result

Disproval

dɪsˈpruːv(ə)l

Meanings of Disproval:

noun

The action of proving that something is untrue.

Usage examples:

Determination of facts, and disproval of slanders

Disprove

dɪˈspruːv

Meanings of Disprove:

verb

Prove that (something) is false.

Usage examples:

He has given the department of transport two months to disprove the allegation

Disproved

dɪˈspruːv

Meanings of Disproved:

verb

Prove that (something) is false.

Usage examples:

He has given the department of transport two months to disprove the allegation

Meanings of Disproven:

adjective

Demonstrated by evidence or argument to be false.

Usage examples:

The attorney's disproven claims are shameful and offensive

Disproves

dɪsˈpruːv

Meanings of Disproves:

verb

Prove that (something) is false.

Usage examples:

He has given the department of transport two months to disprove the allegation

Disproving

dɪˈspruːv

Meanings of Disproving:

verb

Prove that (something) is false.

Usage examples:

He has given the department of transport two months to disprove the allegation

Disputable

dɪˈspjuː.tə.bəl

Meanings of Disputable:

adjective

Not established as a fact, and so open to question or debate.

Usage examples:

Whether it can be described as art criticism may be disputable

Meanings of Disputant:

noun

A person engaged in a dispute or disagreement.

Usage examples:

He endeavoured to induce disputants to settle their quarrels out of court

Meanings of Disputants:

noun

A person engaged in a dispute or disagreement.

Usage examples:

He endeavoured to induce disputants to settle their quarrels out of court

Disputation

ˌdɪs.pjuˈteɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Disputation:

noun

Debate or argument.

Usage examples:

Promoting consensus rather than disputation

Disputations

dɪspjuːˈteɪʃ(ə)n

Meanings of Disputations:

noun

Debate or argument.

Usage examples:

Promoting consensus rather than disputation

Disputatious

ˌdɪs.pjuˈteɪ.ʃəs

Meanings of Disputatious:

adjective

Fond of having heated arguments.

Usage examples:

It's a congenial hang-out for disputatious academics

Dispute

dɪˈspjuːt

Meanings of Dispute:

noun

A disagreement or argument.

Usage examples:

A territorial dispute between the two countries
verb

Argue about (something).

Usage examples:

The point has been much disputed

Disputed

dɪˈspjuː.tɪd

Meanings of Disputed:

verb

Argue about (something).

Usage examples:

The point has been much disputed
noun

A disagreement or argument.

Usage examples:

A territorial dispute between the two countries
adjective

Used to describe something that is the subject of disagreement, especially official or legal disagreement

Usage examples:

Fighting broke out along the disputed border., the referee made a controversial decision to allow a…

Meanings of Disputes:

noun

A disagreement or argument.

Usage examples:

A territorial dispute between the two countries
verb

Argue about (something).

Usage examples:

The point has been much disputed

Disputing

dɪˈspjuːt

Meanings of Disputing:

verb

Argue about (something).

Usage examples:

The point has been much disputed
noun

A disagreement or argument.

Usage examples:

A territorial dispute between the two countries

Disqualification

dɪˌskwɒl.ɪ.fɪˈkeɪ.ʃən

Meanings of Disqualification:

noun

The action of disqualifying or the state of being disqualified.

Usage examples:

A period of disqualification

Meanings of Disqualified:

adjective

(of a person) declared ineligible for an office, activity, or competition because of an offence or infringement.

Usage examples:

He was hit by a disqualified driver
verb

Declare (someone) ineligible for an office, activity, or competition because of an offence or infringement.

Usage examples:

He was disqualified from driving for six months

Meanings of Disqualifies:

verb

Declare (someone) ineligible for an office, activity, or competition because of an offence or infringement.

Usage examples:

He was disqualified from driving for six months

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