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eq·ui·ta·ble

 (ĕk′wĭ-tə-bəl)
adj.
1. Showing or characterized by equity; just and fair. See Synonyms at fair1.
2. Law
a. Of or relating to rights historically enforced in courts of equity.
b. Resolved not simply according to the strict letter of the law but in accordance with principles of substantial justice and the unique facts of the case.

[French équitable, from Old French, from equite, equity; see equity.]

eq′ui·ta·ble·ness n.
eq′ui·ta·bly adv.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adv.1.equitably - in an equitable manner; "the inheritance was equitably divided among the sisters"
inequitably - in an inequitable manner; "their father's possessions were inequitably divided among the sons"
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Translations
بِعَدالَه، بِإنْصاف
á sanngjarnan hátt
adilânetarafsızlıkla

equitably

[ˈekwɪtəblɪ] ADV (frm) → equitativamente, de forma equitativa
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

equitably

[ˈɛkwɪtəbli] adv [distribute, share] → équitablement
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

equitably

advgerecht
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

equitably

[ˈɛkwɪtəblɪ] advequamente
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

equitable

(ˈekwitəbl) adjective
fair and just.
ˈequitably adverb
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary © 2006-2013 K Dictionaries Ltd.
References in classic literature ?
Purchases bought by bulk in partnership had to be equitably divided, outstanding debts canceled, accounts compared, and trunks, boxes and packages labeled.
"Hear me, men of Ithaca, I hope that you may never have a kind and well-disposed ruler any more, nor one who will govern you equitably; I hope that all your chiefs henceforward may be cruel and unjust, for there is not one of you but has forgotten Ulysses, who ruled you as though he were your father.
I sometimes think it would be easier to share you equitably with another woman than to share you with this business.
The Black Knight was not a little surprised to find that men, in a state so lawless, were nevertheless among themselves so regularly and equitably governed, and all that he observed added to his opinion of the justice and judgment of their leader.
Roque Guinart ordered them to be restored at once; and making his men fall in in line he directed all the clothing, jewellery, and money that they had taken since the last distribution to be produced; and making a hasty valuation, and reducing what could not be divided into money, he made shares for the whole band so equitably and carefully, that in no case did he exceed or fall short of strict distributive justice.
It has been no unworthy one, and I will share it equitably with you."
I heard him do justice equitably on weighty matters of trespass, slander, and a little wife-stealing.
We are always appearing, and disappearing, and swearing, and interrogating, and filing, and cross-filing, and arguing, and sealing, and motioning, and referring, and reporting, and revolving about the Lord Chancellor and all his satellites, and equitably waltzing ourselves off to dusty death, about costs.
She reiterated, "The document will assist policy and decision makers at all levels to develop appropriate strategies to ensure that the correct numbers of professionals are trained, equitably distributed and retained towards achieving Universal Health Coverage."
At this, the chief minister remarked that there was almost a 50 per cent shortage, therefore, the water must be distributed equitably.
'To ensure that the limited supply is equitably and efficiently distributed to its customers, Maynilad will be implementing a new schedule of rotational service interruptions beginning July 9, 2019,' Maynilad said on its Facebook page.
Tadrees, the new software, will reduce duplication in training records and ensure training opportunities are divided equitably among healthcare workers.