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equivalent
British English: /ɪˈkwɪv(ə)l(ə)nt/
American English: /əˈkwɪv(ə)lənt/

Translation of equivalent in German:

adjective

  • 1
    (equal, having same result)
    gleichwertig
    be equivalent to something
    einer Sache Dat. entsprechen
    be equivalent to doing something
    dasselbe sein, wie wenn man etwas tut
    something of equivalent value
    etwas Gleichwertiges
    an equivalent amount [of money]
    ein entsprechender od. gleich hoher Betrag
    an equivalent amount of flour
    gleich viel Mehl
  • 2 (meaning the same)
    (Linguistics)
    these two words are [not] equivalent in meaning
    diese beiden Wörter sind [nicht] bedeutungsgleich
  • 3
    (corresponding)
    be equivalent to something
    einer Sache Dat. entsprechen

noun

  • 1 (equivalent or corresponding thing or person)
    Pendant, das
    Gegenstück, das
    be the equivalent of somebody/something
    das Pendant od. Gegenstück zu jemandem/einer Sache sein
  • 3 (thing having same result) See examples:be the equivalent of something
    einer Sache Dat. entsprechen

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