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verb     equalize pronunciation in British English
/ˈiːkwəlaɪz/
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present tense
I/you/we/theyequalize
he/she/itequalizes
present participleequalizing
past tenseequalized
past participleequalized
  1. 1
    [transitive] to make something the same in size, amount, or importance for everyone in a place or for all the members of a group

    The plan is to equalize spending for all school districts.

  2. 2
    [intransitive] British to score a goal or win a point in a game that gives you the same score as the opposing team

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equalization

     equalization pronunciation in British English
/ˌiːkwəlaɪˈzeɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [uncountable]

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a rise in the level of a stream or river

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