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: injustice, unfairness
: an instance of injustice or unfairness
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disservice, injury, injustice, raw deal, shaft, unfairness, unjustness, wrong
equitableness, equity, fairness, justice
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1556, in the meaning defined at sense 1
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: lack of fairness : unfair treatment
: something that is unfair
See the full definition for inequity in the English Language Learners Dictionary
: an instance of injustice
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