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English definition of “equitable”

equitable

adjective
 
 
/ˈekwɪtəbl/ formal
fair to all the people or organizations involved in a situation: New legislation should ensure fair competition and equitable treatment for all the market players. an equitable distribution of wealth/resources/profits
equitably /ˈekwɪtəbli/ US   /-ṱə-/ adverb
(Definition of equitable from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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