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equipollent

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adjective equi·pol·lent \ˌē-kwə-ˈpä-lənt, ˌe-\

Definition of equipollent

  1. 1 :  equal in force, power, or validity

  2. 2 :  the same in effect or signification

equipollence \-lən(t)s\ noun
equipollent noun
equipollently adverb


Origin of equipollent

Middle English, from Anglo-French, from Latin aequipollent-, aequipollens, from aequi- equi- + pollent-, pollens, present participle of pollēre to be able


First Known Use: 15th century


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