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Equity vs. Parity

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Equitynoun

Fairness, impartiality, or justice as determined in light of "natural law" or "natural right".

Paritynoun

(uncountable) Equality; comparability of strength or intensity.

Equitynoun

(legal) The power of a court of law having extra-statutory discretion, to decide legal matters and to provide legal relief apart from, though not in violation of, the prevailing legal code; in some cases, a court "sitting in equity" may provide relief to a complainant should the code be found either inapplicable or insufficient to do so.

Paritynoun

Senses related to classification into two sets.

Equitynoun

(legal) A right which accrues to a party in a transaction because of the nature of the transaction itself, and which is exercisable upon a change of circumstances or conditions; in other words, an equitable claim.

Paritynoun

A set with the property of having all of its elements belonging to one of two disjoint subsets, especially a set of integers split in subsets of even and odd elements.

‘Parity is always preserved in such operations.’;

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Equitynoun

(legal) Value of property minus liens or other encumbrances.

Paritynoun

The classification of an element of a set with parity into one of the two sets.

‘The particles' parities can switch at random.’;

Equitynoun

The body of law which was developed in the English Court of Chancery, which Court had extra-statutory discretion, and is now administered alongside the common law of Britain.

Paritynoun

(computing) The count of one bits in a value, reduced to even or odd or zero or one.

Equitynoun

(business) Ownership, especially in terms of net monetary value of some business.

Paritynoun

Symmetry of interactions under spatial inversion.

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Equitynoun

(accounting) Ownership interest in a company as determined by subtracting liabilities from assets.

Paritynoun

In reversi, the last move within a given sector of the board.

Equitynoun

(poker) A player's expected share of the pot.

Paritynoun

Resemblance; analogy.

Equitynoun

Equality of rights; natural justice or right; the giving, or desiring to give, to each man his due, according to reason, and the law of God to man; fairness in determination of conflicting claims; impartiality.

‘Christianity secures both the private interests of men and the public peace, enforcing all justice and equity.’;

Paritynoun

The number of delivered pregnancies reaching viable gestational age, usually between 20-28 weeks

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Equitynoun

An equitable claim; an equity of redemption; as, an equity to a settlement, or wife's equity, etc.

‘I consider the wife's equity to be too well settled to be shaken.’;

Paritynoun

The number of times a sow has farrowed.

Equitynoun

A system of jurisprudence, supplemental to law, properly so called, and complemental of it.

‘Equity had been gradually shaping itself into a refined science which no human faculties could master without long and intense application.’;

Paritynoun

The quality or condition of being equal or equivalent; a like state or degree; equality; equivalence; close correspondence; analogy; as, parity of reasoning.

‘Equality of length and parity of numeration.’;

Equitynoun

the difference between the market value of a property and the claims held against it

Paritynoun

Equivalence in value to the currency of another country.

Equitynoun

the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation

Paritynoun

A property assigned to elementary particles, conceptualized as a form of symmetry, representing the fact that no fundamental distinctions can be observed between right-handed and left-handed systems of particles in their interactions, and supported by the typical observation that the total parity of a system is unchanged as particles are created or annihilated; however, certain interactions involving the weak force have been shown to violate the principle of conservation of parity.

Equitynoun

conformity with rules or standards;

‘the judge recognized the fairness of my claim’;

Paritynoun

A property of the wave function of a system, which takes the value of +1 or -1, indicating whether the value of the wave function changes sign if each of the variables of the system is replaced by its negative.

Paritynoun

The condition of having borne a child or children, alive or dead.

Paritynoun

The property of being even or odd; as, 3 has odd parity, but 6 has even parity.

Paritynoun

The property of having an even or odd number of bits set to the value of 1 (as opposed to 0); - applied to bytes or larger groups of bits in a data structure. It is used mostly in the process of parity checking. The parity of a data structure can be changed by changing the value of the parity bit.

Paritynoun

(obstetrics) the number of live-born children a woman has delivered;

‘the parity of the mother must be considered’; ‘a bipara is a woman who has given birth to two children’;

Paritynoun

(mathematics) a relation between a pair of integers: if both integers are odd or both are even they have the same parity; if one is odd and the other is even they have different parity

Paritynoun

(computer science) abit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error

Paritynoun

(physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed system

Paritynoun

functional equality

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