equate


equate
equate [ē kwāt′, ikwāt′]
vt.
equated, equating [ME equaten < L aequatus, pp. of aequare, to make equal < aequus, plain, even]
1.
a) to make equal or equivalent; equalize
b) to treat, regard, or express as equal, equivalent, identical, or closely related [to equate wealth with happiness]
2. Math. to state or express the equality of; put in the form of an equation
vi.
to be equal
equatable
adj.

English World dictionary. . 2014.

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