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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Conformity with rules or standards; Fairness, impartiality, justice; The ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation; The difference between the market value of a property and the claims held against it.

Usage examples (40)
  • The ideal society is that which is founded on the ideals of equity and justice.
  • It just changes who the liability "equity" is payable to.
  • I am a passionate supporter of that style of feminism, which I call equity feminism.
  • Kendall resisted, and sought what he called equity by placing his case before the London company. for more
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