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English definition of “equitable”

equitable

adjective     /ˈek.wɪ.tə.bl̩/ US  /-t̬ə-/ formal
treating everyone in the same way: an equitable tax system → Synonym fair adjectiveJustice and fairnessUnbiased or impartial equitably     /-bli/ adverb If the law is to be effective it must be applied equitably.Justice and fairnessUnbiased or impartial
(Definition of equitable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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