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Equivalent is a 10 letter word which starts with the letter E and ends with the letter T for which we found 5 definitions.

(a.) Equal in wortir or value force power effect import and the like; alike in significance and value; of the same import or meaning.
(a.) Equal in measure but not admitting of superposition; -- applied to magnitudes; as a square may be equivalent to a triangle.
(a.) Contemporaneous in origin; as the equivalent strata of different countries.
(n.) Something equivalent; that which is equal in value worth weight or force; as to offer an equivalent for damage done.
(n.) That comparative quantity by weight of an element which possesses the same chemical value as other elements as determined by actual experiment and reference to the same standard. Specifically: (a) The comparative proportions by which one element replaces another in any particular compound; thus as zinc replaces hydrogen in hydrochloric acid their equivalents are 32.5 and 1. (b) The combining proportion by weight of a substance or the number expressing this proportion in any particular compound; as the equivalents of hydrogen and oxygen in water are respectively 1 and 8 and in hydric dioxide 1 and 16.

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The word equivalent is a 10 letter word that has 4 syllable 's . The syllable division for equivalent is: e-quiv-a-lent

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