Synonyms for equivalent

Synonyms for (noun) equivalent

Synonyms: combining weight, eq, equivalent, equivalent weight

Definition: the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen

Similar words: atomic mass, atomic weight, relative atomic mass

Definition: (chemistry) the mass of an atom of a chemical element expressed in atomic mass units

Synonyms: equivalent

Definition: a person or thing equal to another in value or measure or force or effect or significance etc

Usage: send two dollars or the equivalent in stamps

Similar words: noesis, knowledge, cognition

Definition: the psychological result of perception and learning and reasoning

Synonyms for (adj) equivalent

Synonyms: equivalent, tantamount

Definition: being essentially equal to something

Usage: it was as good as gold; a wish that was equivalent to a command; his statement was tantamount to an admission of guilt

Similar words: equal

Definition: having the same quantity, value, or measure as another

Usage: on equal terms; all men are equal before the law

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