# inequality

[ in-i-kwol-i-tee ]

/ ˌɪn ɪˈkwɒl ɪ ti /

### noun, plural in·e·qual·i·ties.

## Words nearby inequality

ineludible, inenarrable, inept, ineptitude, inequable, inequality, inequilateral, inequitable, inequity, inequivalve, ineradicable

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## British Dictionary definitions for inequality

inequality

/ (ˌɪnɪˈkwɒlɪtɪ) /

### noun plural -ties

the state or quality of being unequal; disparity

an instance of disparity

lack of smoothness or regularity

social or economic disparity

maths

- a statement indicating that the value of one quantity or expression is not equal to another, as in x ≠ y
- a relationship between real numbers involving inequality: x may be greater than y, denoted by x > y, or less than y, denoted by x < y

astronomy a departure from uniform orbital motion

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