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English noun: equity

1. equity (possession) the difference between the market value of a property and the claims held against it

Broader (hypernym)assets

2. equity (possession) the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation

Broader (hypernym)interest, stake

Narrower (hyponym)sweat equity

3. equity (attribute) conformity with rules or standards

SamplesThe judge recognized the fairness of my claim.


Broader (hypernym)justice, justness

Narrower (hyponym)non-discrimination, sportsmanship

Attributefair, just, unfair, unjust

Antonymsinequity, unfairness

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