What does the word proportional mean?

Usage examples for proportional

  1. He rapidly constructed on the upper blank part of the paper, a proportional diagram consisting of two intersecting lines with a single cross- line. – The Mystery of 31 New Inn by R. Austin Freeman
  2. " What a prima- donna the crow would be," he said, looking at her with mock admiration, " if she only had a voice proportional to her other attractions!" – Fables For The Times by H. W. Phillips