unequal

[uhn-ee-kwuhl]
adjective
1.
not equal; not of the same quantity, quality, value, rank, ability, etc.: People are unequal in their capacities.
2.
not adequate, as in amount, power, ability, etc. (usually followed by to ): strength unequal to the task.
3.
not evenly proportioned or balanced; not having the parts alike or symmetrical: an unequal leaf.
4.
uneven or variable in character, quality, etc.
5.
Obsolete. inequitable; unfair; unjust.
noun
6.
unequals, persons or things not equal to each other: a contest between obvious unequals.

Origin:
1525–35; un-1 + equal

unequally, adverb
unequalness, noun
subunequal, adjective
subunequally, adverb
subunequalness, noun
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unequal (ʌnˈiːkwəl)
 
adj
1.  not equal in quantity, size, rank, value, etc
2.  (foll by to) inadequate; insufficient
3.  not evenly balanced
4.  (of character, quality, etc) irregular; varying; inconsistent
5.  (of a contest, etc) having competitors of different ability
6.  obsolete unjust
 
un'equally
 
adv

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unequal
1530s, "unjust, unfair," from un- (1) "not" + equal. Meaning "not the same in amount, size, quality, etc." is recorded from 1560s. Sense of "inadequate, insufficient" (to some task) is attested from 1690s.
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Example sentences
It will be impossible to sustain the unequal land distribution as the
  population increases.
Part of the problem, or reason for conflict, is that there is unequal
  distribution of the planet's usable freshwater.
The unequal heating gives us different temperatures, winds, and ocean currents.
Weather is caused by the unequal heating and cooling from the sun over
  different places.
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