What is Equate?

Equate definition and meaning on Dictionary terms:
verb (used with object), eA.quatA.ed, eA.quatA.ing.
to regard, treat, or represent as equivalent: We cannot equate the possession of wealth with goodness.
to state the equality of or between; put in the form of an equation: to equate growing prosperity with the physical health of a nation.
to reduce to an average; make such correction or allowance in as will reduce to a common standard of comparison.


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