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noun [countable] equivalent pronunciation in British English /ɪˈkwɪvələnt/
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  1. someone or something that has the same size, value, importance, or meaning as someone or something else
    a doctorate or its equivalent
    equivalent of: The large carton is the equivalent of three small ones.

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