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equivalency

[ih-kwiv-uh-luh n-see] /ɪˈkwɪv ə lən si/
noun, plural equivalencies.
1.
equivalence (defs 1, 2).
Origin
1525-1535
1525-35; < Medieval Latin aequivalentia. See equivalent, -ency
Related forms
nonequivalency, noun
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equivalency

/ˌɛkwɪˈveɪlənsɪ/
noun
1.
(chem) the state of having equal valencies
Derived Forms
equivalent, adjective
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equivalency

in classical prosody, the principle that one long syllable is equal to two short ones. The principle is used as the basis for substitution in quantitative verse.

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