[ee-kwuh-lahyz] /ˈi kwəˌlaɪz/
verb (used with object), equalized, equalizing.
to make :
to equalize tax burdens.
to make uniform:
to equalize a rate of production.
(transitive) to make equal or uniform; regularize
(intransitive) (in sports) to reach the same score as one’s opponent or opponents
1580s, from equal + -ize. Related: Equalized; equalizing.
[ee-kwuh-lahy-zer] /ˈi kwəˌlaɪ zər/ noun 1. a person or thing that . 2. any of various devices or appliances for strains, pressures, etc. 3. Electricity. an electric network of inductance, capacitance, or resistance established between two points in a given network to secure some constant relation, as even attenuation, between the two points. 4. Slang. […]
[ee-kwuh l] /ˈi kwəl/ adjective 1. as great as; the same as (often followed by to or with): The velocity of sound is not equal to that of light. 2. like or alike in quantity, degree, value, etc.; of the same rank, ability, merit, etc.: two students of equal brilliance. 3. evenly proportioned or balanced: […]
[ee-kwuh-lee] /ˈi kwə li/ adverb 1. in an or identical manner: to treat rich and poor equally. 2. to an degree or extent: You are equally matched. adv. late 14c., from equal + -ly (2).
- Equal opportunities commission
noun 1. (in Britain) a body appointed by the Government to enforce the provisions of the Equal Pay Act 1970 and the Sex Discrimination Act 1975 EOC