Disproportionately sentence examples

  • Monarchies—the most prevalent form of government in human history—are disproportionately warlike for a number of reasons.

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  • The lectures on the History of Philosophy deal disproportionately with the various epochs, and in some parts date from the beginning of Hegel's career.

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  • Edwy, to judge from the disproportionately large numbers of charters issued during his reign, seems to have been weakly lavish in the granting of privileges, and soon the chief men of Mercia and Northumbria were disgusted by his partiality for Wessex.

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  • This means that the number of "longest routes" in man is, as compared with lower animals, disproportionately great.

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  • That certain species, particularly many from deep water, have disproportionately large eggs, is explained by the supposition that the young derive the advantage of being hatched in an advanced stage of development.

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  • The young insect resembles its parent in most points, but the head is disproportionately large; the anterior abdominal spiracles are on the second segment instead of on the first, and the foot has only a single segment.

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  • Part of the French losses, which were disproportionately heavy, were caused by the gunboats which lay close inshore and cannonaded the left flank of the French columns, and by a heavy naval gun which was placed in battery near the position of the 28th.

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  • The karwar is about a foot high, with head disproportionately large; the male figures are sometimes represented with a spear and shield, the female holding a snake.

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  • C. Selous gives the following description of its habits: "The square-mouthed rhinoceros is a huge, ungainly looking beast, with a disproportionately large head, a large male standing 6 ft.

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  • In form these animals are somewhat pig-like; the body is stout, with arched back; the limbs are short and stout, armed with strong, blunt claws; the ears disproportionately long; and the tail very thick at the base and tapering gradually.

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  • The muzzle is naked, the fur on the nape of the neck directed more or less completely forward, and the hind-limbs are less disproportionately elongated.

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  • In Protolabis of the Middle Miocene, while no cannon-bone is formed, the first and second pairs of incisor teeth are retained, and the limbs and feet are short and disproportionately small.

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  • 4 in.), the Yagans present in some respects a more debased type characterized by low brows, prominent zygomatic arches, large tumid lips, flat nose, loose wrinkled skin, black restless eyes very wide apart, coarse black unkempt hair, and head and chest disproportionately large compared with the extremely slender and outwardly curved legs.

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  • In each point the English constitution, which he ardently admires, is, he says, suffering: the prerogatives of the crown are disproportionately great; the peerage has been degraded by new creations; and parliaments are slighted.

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  • Able to pool pseudo-policy intervention in the uninsured disproportionately ways to make.

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  • thoroughgoing policy changes by Government in every area of public policy have affected community life and often disproportionately the poorer people across our country.

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  • The concentration on bebop did seem disproportionately prevalent in all forms of education, however.

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  • Yes, and vise versa if you request a replacement and this is " disproportionately costly " .

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  • Not only do they seem to be disproportionately concentrated among low-income groups, but female headship itself is seen to exacerbate poverty.

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  • In addition, the head is disproportionately large and the bridge of the nose is depressed.

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  • Black Caribbean pupils suffer disproportionately from stereotypical perceptions from teachers.

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  • Thoroughgoing policy changes by Government in every area of public policy have affected community life and often disproportionately the poorer people across our country.

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  • This means that the chainsaw should not be disproportionately large.

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  • The death rates for prostate cancer (two times more) and lung cancer (27 times more) are disproportionately higher when compared to Caucasians.

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  • Marfan syndrome is sometimes called arachnodactyly, which means "spider-like fingers" in Greek, since one of the characteristic signs of the disease is disproportionately long fingers and toes.

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  • In achondroplasia, the long bones fail to develop normally, making the arms and legs disproportionately short and stubby (and sometimes curved).

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  • Infants and small children are especially vulnerable to SBS because their neck muscles are still too weak to adequately support their disproportionately large heads, and their young brain tissue and blood vessels are extremely fragile.

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  • Children living in inner cities, low-income populations, and minorities have disproportionately higher morbidity and mortality due to asthma.

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  • Gonorrhea and chlamydia, the most prevalent bacterial STDs, disproportionately affect adolescents.

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  • Persons affected by dependent personality disorder have a disproportionately low level of confidence in their own intelligence and abilities and have difficulty making decisions and undertaking projects on their own.

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  • An infinity ring may also make the combined set disproportionately wide for the woman's finger, in which case the band should be worn by itself on whichever hand is most comfortable.

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  • Unbalanced Bands: If a single line of stones is used for the band, it may seem disproportionately narrow compared to the center stone, particularly if the center stone is also surrounded by diamond accents.

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  • Commercial printers often have a minimum set up fee which can make the printing of just a few invitations disproportionately expensive.

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  • It also usually disallows business expenses that are disproportionately high because of personal convenience or self-indulgence.

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  • The females considered unemployable seem disproportionately high - perhaps they were mostly aged and infirm.

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