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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Fair and just.

Usage examples (28)
  • Make sure to share the cake in an equitable manner.
  • equitable treatment of all citizens
  • To help local government, we are introducing what we call the equitable share of revenue for local government.
  • And that will employ what are called equitable principles. for more
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  • While the two teams had "equatable" (capable of being made equal) skills, the "equable" (even tempered) judge declared victory for only one, which was the most "equitable" (fair or reasonable) decision.
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