EQUAL

equal

1. [Adjective]: equal in amount or value; "like amounts"; "equivalent amounts"; "the same amount"; "gave one six blows and the other a like number"; "an equal number"; "the same number"

2. [Adjective]: well matched; having the same quantity, value, or measure as another; "on equal terms"; "all men are equal before the law"

3. [Noun]: a person who is of equal standing with another in a group

4. [Verb]: be identical or equivalent to; "One dollar equals 1,000 rubles these days!"

5. [Verb]: make equal, uniform, corresponding, or matching; "let''s equalize the duties among all employees in this office"; "The company matched the discount policy of its competitors"

6. [Verb]: be equal to in quality or ability; "Nothing can rival cotton for durability"; "Your performance doesn''t even touch that of your colleagues"; "Her persistence and ambition only matches that of her parents"

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