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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French equalité (modern French égalité), from Latin aequālitās, aequālitātem.

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equality (usually uncountable, plural equalities)

  1. The fact of being equal.
  2. (mathematics) The fact of being equal, of having the same value.
  3. The equal treatment of people irrespective of social or cultural differences.

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Further readingEdit

  • "equality" in Raymond Williams, Keywords (revised), 1983, Fontana Press, page 117.