proportion (n.)
part, portion, amount
1H6 II.iii.52[Talbot to Countess] what you see is but the smallest part / And least proportion of humanity [i.e. of my potential as a human being = my army]
Per IV.ii.25[Pander to Bawd] Three or four thousand chequins were as pretty a proportion to live quietly
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