Meaning of “equate to sth” in the English Dictionary


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equate to sth

phrasal verb with equate uk /ɪˈkweɪt/ us verb [ T ]

to be equal to a particular price, number, or amount:

The £800m drop in profits equated to a 3% loss of market share for the group.

(Definition of “equate to sth ” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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