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Equivalence

E`quiv´a`lence   Pronunciation: ė`kwĭv´å`lens
n.1.The condition of being equivalent or equal; equality of worth, value, signification, or force; as, an equivalence of definitions.
2.Equal power or force; equivalent amount.
3.(Chem.) The quantity of the combining power of an atom, expressed in hydrogen units; the number of hydrogen atoms can combine with, or be exchanged for; valency. See Valence.
v. t.1.To be equivalent or equal to; to counterbalance.
Noun1.equivalence - a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; "on a par with the best"
Synonyms: equality, equation, par
2.equivalence - essential equality and interchangeability
Antonyms:
nonequivalence - not interchangeable
3.equivalence - qualities that are comparable; "no comparison between the two books"; "beyond compare"
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