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English definition of “equal”

equal

adjective (SAME IN AMOUNT)   /ˈi·kwəl/ (symbol =)
mathematics the same in amount, number, or size: One quart is equal to four cups. Divide the class into equal groups. equally    /ˈi·kwə·li/ adjective The money was shared equally among the three sisters.
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