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English definition of “equality”

equality

noun [U or C] uk   /ɪˈkwɒl.ɪ.ti/ us    /-ˈkwɑː.lə.t̬i/
B2 the right of different groups of people to have a similar social position and receive the same treatment: equality between the sexes racial equality the government department responsible for equalitiesHuman rights
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