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the proportional relation between two divisions of line or two dimension of a plane figure such that short : long :: long : (short + long)

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1982 a): The biological significance of the divine proportion.
I'm a bio major and I've never seen this Divine Proportion in nature.
Corel Painter X also offers the new Divine Proportion Composition tool, an ideal aid for teaching art theory and the compositional secrets of the Great Masters.
Dr Idris said: "At least since the Renaissance, artists and architects have proportioned their works to approximate the divine proportion.
The Divine Proportion can also be found in celebrity smiles, when the width of front teeth are compared to the width of adjacent teeth.
The new Divine Proportion composition tool provides guidelines that follow the Divine Proportion (also known as the Golden Ratio) to enable artists to compose their images like the Masters.
The Divine Proportion was studied by the Greek sculptor Phidias, who lived around 400BC.
It was the fifth time her illustrious owner had teamed up with trainer Alain de Royer-Dupre to win the race and Zarkava was becoming the first filly since Divine Proportions in 2005 to complete a French Oaks - 1000 Guineas double.
The software allows students not only to study Divine Proportions but also provides guidelines enabling them to digitally use and look for the technique in their own work.
The pair are set to face six rivals in a small but select field for the Group Two contest, won by the brilliant Divine Proportions in 2004.
Other horses on the roll of honour were Azamour, Divine Proportions, Westerner, Avonbridge, George Washington and Rumplestiltskin while 10times champion Flat trainer Henry Cecil took the Daily Telegraph Award of Merit
Other horses on the roll of honour were Azamour, Divine Proportions, Westerner, Avonbridge, George Washington and Rumplestiltskin, while 10-times champion Flat trainer Henry Cecil took the Daily Telegraph Award of Merit.
There's no Hurricane Run, no Motivator, no Attraction, no Soviet Song, no Dubawi, no Divine Proportions and a host of other injured or retired stars who could easily have hoped to have provided a European victory.
Connections of Divine Proportions have paid glowing tributes to the dual Classic-winning filly who has been retired to the paddocks after suffering a tendon injury.
FRANCE'S star filly Divine Proportions has been retired to stud after suffering a tendon injury.