[ im-par-i-tee ]
/ ɪmˈpær ɪ ti /
noun, plural im·par·i·ties.
lack of parity or equality; disparity, difference, or inequality.
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Example sentences from the Web for imparity
Imparity, im-par′i-ti, n. want of parity or equality: indivisibility into equal parts.
British Dictionary definitions for imparity
/ (ɪmˈpærɪtɪ) /
noun plural -ties
a less common word for disparity (def. 1)
Word Origin for imparity
C16: from Late Latin imparitās, from Latin impar unequal
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