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English definition of “inequitable”

inequitable

adjective     /ɪˈnek.wɪ.tə.bl̩/ US  /-wə.t̬ə-/ formal
not fair : The current healthcare system is inequitable and unjust , with huge disparities between rich and poor .Unfairness and favouring someone unfairlyJustice and fairness inequity     /ɪˈnek.wɪ.ti/ US  /-t̬i/ noun [C or U] the fact that a situation is not fair : inequities in the health care system Unfairness and favouring someone unfairlyJustice and fairness
(Definition of inequitable adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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