owelty

/ (ˈəʊəltɪ) /

noun plural -ties

law equality, esp in financial transactions

Nearby words

  1. ovulum,
  2. ovum,
  3. ow,
  4. owatonna,
  5. owe,
  6. owen,
  7. owen glendower,
  8. owen gun,
  9. owen sound,
  10. owen stanley

Word Origin for owelty

C16: from Anglo-French owelté, ultimately from Latin aequalitas, from aequalis equal

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