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adjective equivalent pronunciation in American English /ɪˈkwɪvələnt/

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  1. with the same size, value, importance, or meaning as something else
    The price is $30,000, or the equivalent amount in euros.
    The successful applicant will have a bachelor’s or an equivalent degree.
    equivalent to: This amount of exercise is equivalent to walking about three miles.


a fashion trend in which people intentionally wear ordinary, inexpensive, widely-available clothing

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a flower or small bunch of flowers worn on the lapel of a jacket on special occasions

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