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# Proportionality

[pruh-pawr-shuh-nl, -pohr-]
Proportionality may refer to:

• Proportionality (mathematics), the special mathematical relationships of direct and inverse proportion between two variables
• Proportionality (physics)
• Proportionality (law), a legal principle under municipal law in which the punishment of a certain crime should be in proportion to the severity of the crime itself, and under international law an important consideration when assessing the military necessity of an attack on a military objective
• Proportionality (political maxim), a maxim which states that any layer of government should not take any action that exceeds that which is necessary to achieve the objective of government

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