Definition of malapportionment in English:

malapportionment

noun

US
Politics
  • Bad or inequitable apportionment, specifically of representation in a political assembly, legislative body, or electoral constituency.

Origin

1950s; earliest use found in Journal of Politics. From mal- + apportionment.

Pronunciation

malapportionment

/ˌmaləˈpɔːʃnm(ə)nt/