Definición de equivalent en inglés:

equivalent

Saltos de línea: equiva|lent
Pronunciación: /ɪˈkwɪv(ə)l(ə)nt
 
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  • 1A person or thing that is equal to or corresponds with another in value, amount, function, meaning, etc.: the French equivalent of the Bank of England
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • This amount is the equivalent today to about $750, but in terms of rupees it is not an insignificant sum.
    • Money, the means of expression of value as a symbolic equivalent, is comparable, Marx said, to language.
    • Marias opens the piece by talking about how some phrases just don't have a similar equivalent in other languages.
    Sinónimos
    counterpart, parallel, alternative, match, complement, analogue, double, twin, opposite number; equal, peer, rival; answer
    rare coequal
  • 2 (also equivalent weight) Chemistry The mass of a particular substance that can combine with or displace one gram of hydrogen or eight grams of oxygen, used in expressing combining powers, especially of elements.
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    • The equivalent of a substance is the mass which supplies or consumes one mole of another substance in a reaction.
    • It is defined as the number of equivalents of solute per volume of solution in liters.
    • There go four equivalents of carbon monoxide into your blood cells, and there's only so long you can keep that up.

Derivativos

equivalently

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Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • There is no equivalently left-wing analogue with any clout in the United States.
  • Yes, the two parties are equivalently malignant this way.
  • Not that all fantastic theories are equivalently nonsensical.

Origen

late Middle English (describing persons who were equal in power or rank): via Old French from late Latin aequivalent- 'being of equal worth', from the verb aequivalere, from aequi- 'equally' + valere 'be worth'.

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