Meaning of “equitable” in the English Dictionary

"equitable" in British English

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equitableadjective

uk /ˈek.wɪ.tə.bəl/ us /ˈek.wɪ.t̬ə.bəl/ formal

(Definition of “equitable” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"equitable" in American English

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equitableadjective

us /ˈek·wɪ·t̬ə·bəl/

treating everyone equally; fair:

She charged that women are being denied equitable pay.

(Definition of “equitable” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"equitable" in Business English

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equitableadjective

uk /ˈekwɪtəbl/ us 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.
equitably
adverb /ˈekwɪtəbli/ /-ṱə-/

The tax burden needs to be shared more equitably.

(Definition of “equitable” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)