Equitable

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Definition: Equitable




What is the dictionary definition of Equitable?

Dictionary Definition


  1. adj. just, based on fairness and not legal technicalities.
  2. refers to positive remedies (orders to do something, not money damages) employed by the courts to solve disputes or give relief.

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Definition Sources


Definitions for Equitable are sourced/syndicated and enhanced from:

  • A Dictionary of Economics (Oxford Quick Reference)
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Accounting
  • Oxford Dictionary Of Business & Management

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