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English definition of “equalizer”

equalizer

noun [C] (UK usually equaliser)     /ˈiː.kwə.laɪ.zər/ US  /-zɚ/
the point in a game or competition that gives both teams or players the same score: He scored an equalizer during the closing minutes of the match.General terms used in ball sports
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