Example sentences for: disproportionately

How can you use “disproportionately” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And is the presence of these people--who are often disproportionately committed to their jobs--such a threat to the effectiveness of the military as a whole?

  • Moreover, there is substantial variation in transmission rates due to differences in factors such as virus load or the presence of other infections of the genital tract [15–18], and theoretical studies suggest that preventing the transmission events that occur with higher probability would have a disproportionately large effect on controlling the epidemic [39].

  • In addition, we found that genes that were transcriptionally inducible were disproportionately represented in the class of genes with labile mRNAs, thus revealing a coordinated strategy to rapidly modulate the mRNA levels of these genes.

  • It is well known that acute lung infection and septic shock may impair hypoxic pulmonary vasoconstriction through the massive release from activated endothelium of vasodilating mediators such as prostaglandins and endogenous NO, and hence result in disproportionately high shunting and hypoxemia [ 26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32].

  • Wahlberg is heartbreakingly natural as this ignorant naif; he cries out to be protected, like a puppy whose paws and ears are still disproportionately large.

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