Definition of equals sign in English:

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equals sign

(also equal sign)

noun

The symbol =.
Example sentences
  • This contains the plus, minus and equals signs, but not those for multiplication or division.
  • And, for those of you who keep a record: he's drawn massive equals signs on the back of his hands.
  • The equals sign in an equation is like a scale: both sides, left and right, must be the same in order for the scale to stay in balance and the equation to be true.

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