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equity

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2 the practice of giving to others what is their due
  • basic to the notion of equity is the principle that all people are of equal standing in the eyes of the law

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The first known use of equity was in the 14th century

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“Equity.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/equity. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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