equivalency

[ih-kwiv-uh-luh n-see]

noun, plural e·quiv·a·len·cies.


Nearby words

  1. equiv.,
  2. equivalence,
  3. equivalence class,
  4. equivalence principle,
  5. equivalence relation,
  6. equivalent,
  7. equivalent air speed,
  8. equivalent circuit,
  9. equivalent focal length,
  10. equivalent weight

Origin of equivalency

From the Medieval Latin word aequivalentia, dating back to 1525–35. See equivalent, -ency

Related formsnon·e·quiv·a·len·cy, noun

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British Dictionary definitions for equivalency

equivalency

equivalence

noun

chem the state of having equal valencies
Derived Formsequivalent, adjective

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