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equal pay

noun
1.
the right of a man or woman to receive the same pay as a person of the opposite sex doing the same or similar work for the same or a similar employer
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  • Armed with the franchise they will demand not only equal rights but equal pay.

    Face to Face with Kaiserism

    James W. Gerard
  • She has equal opportunity to achieve subsistence and equal pay for her labor.

    The Arena Various
  • Witness Wyoming, with its magnificent school system, its equal pay for equal work.

  • Protection of American industries includes equal opportunities, equal pay for equal work, and protection to the home.

  • If women are to demand equal opportunity and equal pay, they must be able to do equal work without periodic times of illness.

    Outwitting Our Nerves Josephine A. Jackson and Helen M. Salisbury

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