Definition of equality :
1. Evenness; uniformity; as, an equality of surface.
2. Exact agreement between two expressions or magnitudes with respect to quantity; - denoted by the symbol =; thus, a = x signifies that a contains the same number and kind of units of measure that x does.
3. Sameness in state or continued course; evenness; uniformity; as, an equality of temper or constitution.
4. The condition or quality of being equal; agreement in quantity or degree as compared; likeness in bulk, value, rank, properties, etc.; as, the equality of two bodies in length or thickness; an equality of rights.
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equality (part of speech: noun)
- Upon the acceptance of the challenge, the seconds make the necessary arrangements for the meeting, in which each party is entitled to a perfect equality.
- The fact was people wanted equality. - "Renée Mauperin", Edmond de Goncourt and Jules de Goncourt.
- He could not bear to see her pushing her way through the mixed crowd, and accepting so easily a footing of equality with it. - "The New Rector", Stanley J. Weyman.