Complete Definition of "equivalent"

see|équivalent
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English

Pronunciation
audio|en-us-equivalent.ogg|Audio (US)

Etymology
From L. æquivalentem (nominative of æquivalens).

Adjective
en-adj

  1. similar or identical in value, meaning or effect; virtually equal
  2. mathematics of two sets, having a one-to-one relationship
  3. mathematics relating to the corresponding elements of an equivalence relation
  4. chemistry having the equal ability to combine
  5. cartography of a map, equal-area

Translations
trans-top|similar or identical in value
Finnish: samanlainen, vastaava
French: équivalent m
trans-mid
Portuguese: equivalente
Swedish: ekvivalent#Swedish|ekvivalent
Telugu: సమానమౠ(samaanamu)
trans-bottom

trans-top|of two sets, having a one-to-one relationship
Finnish: ekvivalentti
French: équivalent m
trans-mid
Portuguese: equivalente
Telugu: సమానమౠ(samaanamu)
trans-bottom

trans-top|relating to the corresponding elements of an equivalence relation
Finnish: ekvivalentti
French: équivalent m
trans-mid
Portuguese: equivalente
Swedish: ekvivalent#Swedish|ekvivalent
Telugu: సమానమౠ(samaanamu)
trans-bottom

equal-area
See equal-area

Noun
en-noun

  1. anything that is virtually equal to another
  2. chemistry an equivalent weight

Translations
trans-top|virtually equal to another
French: équivalent m
trans-mid
Portuguese: equivalente
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