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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.
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"
Translations
بِعَدالَه، بِإنْصاف
á sanngjarnan hátt
adilânetarafsızlıkla

equitably

[ˈekwɪtəblɪ] ADV (frm) → equitativamente, de forma equitativa

equitably

[ˈɛkwɪtəbli] adv [distribute, share] → équitablement

equitably

advgerecht

equitably

[ˈɛkwɪtəblɪ] advequamente

equitable

(ˈekwitəbl) adjective
fair and just.
ˈequitably adverb
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.
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.
The group during a press in Abuja by the National Coordinator, Ike Okoronkwo, said Atiku being a detribalised leader would relate equitably with Nigerians in business and politics.
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In an email to all staff, the university's director of human resources, Carol Costello, said: "By standardising the terms and conditions, the university is able to ensure all support staff are compensated fairly and equitably for the work they do, providing greater consistency and transparency.