Proportionable vs Temperament - What's the difference?

proportionable | temperament |


As a adjective proportionable

is capable of being proportioned, or made proportional.

As a noun temperament is

(obsolete) a moderate and proportionable mixture of elements or ingredients in a compound; the condition in which elements are mixed in their proper proportions.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

proportionable

English

(Webster 1913)

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Capable of being proportioned, or made proportional.
  • Antonyms

    * unproportionable

    Derived terms

    * proportionably

    temperament

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia temperament) (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A moderate and proportionable mixture of elements or ingredients in a compound; the condition in which elements are mixed in their proper proportions.
  • (obsolete) Any state or condition as determined by the proportion of its ingredients or the manner in which they are mixed; consistence, composition; mixture.
  • a person's normal manner of thinking, behaving or reacting
  • a tendency to become irritable or angry
  • (music) the altering of certain intervals from their correct values in order to improve the moving from key to key
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