[ ee-kwi-dis-tuh nt, ek-wi- ]
/ ˌi kwɪˈdɪs tənt, ˌɛk wɪ- /
DO YOU KNOW THIS VOCABULARY FROM "THE HANDMAID'S TALE"?
"The Handmaid's Tale" was required reading for many of us in school. Everyone else has probably watched the very popular and addictive TV show. Do you remember this vocabulary from the book, and do you know what these terms mean?
Question 1 of 10
Origin of equidistant
OTHER WORDS FROM equidistante·qui·dis·tant·ly, adverb
Words nearby equidistant
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2020
Example sentences from the Web for equidistantly
The three magi now advanced in the form of a triangle, one leading and the other two behind, equidistantly apart.
British Dictionary definitions for equidistantly
/ (ˌiːkwɪˈdɪstənt) /
distant by equal amounts from two or more places
Derived forms of equidistantequidistance, nounequidistantly, adverb
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1979, 1986 © HarperCollins Publishers 1998, 2000, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2012
Scientific definitions for equidistantly
[ ē′kwĭ-dĭs′tənt ]
The American Heritage® Science Dictionary Copyright © 2011. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.