- lack of parity or equality; disparity, difference, or inequality.
Origin of imparity
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Imparity, im-par′i-ti, n. want of parity or equality: indivisibility into equal parts.
- a less common word for disparity (def. 1)
C16: from Late Latin imparitās, from Latin impar unequal
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