Definitions of equivalence

  1. qualities that are comparable; "no comparison between the two books"; "beyond compare" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; "on a par with the best" Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  3. essential equality and interchangeability Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  4. The condition of being equivalent or equal; equality of worth, value, signification, or force; as, an equivalence of definitions. Webster Dictionary DB
  5. Equal power or force; equivalent amount. Webster Dictionary DB
  6. The quantity of the combining power of an atom, expressed in hydrogen units; the number of hydrogen atoms can combine with, or be exchanged for; valency. See Valence. Webster Dictionary DB
  7. The degree of combining power as determined by relative weight. See Equivalent, n., 2. Webster Dictionary DB
  8. To be equivalent or equal to; to counterbalance. Webster Dictionary DB
  9. Equality of value or power. Also, equivalency. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  10. Equivaiency. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  11. The state of being equivalent. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  12. Equal value or worth. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.
  13. Quality of being equivalent. American pocket medical dictionary.
  14. The combining weight of an element as combined with hydrogen. [Lat.] Appleton's medical dictionary.
  15. n. Equal worth or value; —equal power or force. Cabinet Dictionary