New Latin cēterīs, the ablative plural of cēterus (“the other”), + pāribus, the ablative plural of pār (“equal”).
ceteris paribus (not comparable)
- other things being equal; with all other things or factors remaining the same.
Last modified on 20 May 2013, at 01:51
- Used when comparing something to something else that is different in some way but required to be the same in all other ways for the comparison to work.