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equate to sth

phrasal verb with equate uk   us   /ɪˈkweɪt/ verb [T]
to be the same in ​amount, ​number, or ​size: The ​price of such ​goods in those ​daysequates to about $50 at ​currentprices.
(Definition of equate to sth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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equate to sth

phrasal verb with equate uk   us   /ɪˈkweɪt/ verb [ T]
to be ​equal to a particular ​price, ​number, or ​amount: The £800m ​drop in ​profitsequated to a 3% ​loss of ​marketshare for the ​group.
(Definition of equate to sth from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “equate to sth”
in Chinese (Simplified) 相当于, 等于…
in Chinese (Traditional) 相當於, 等於…
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