Synonyms and Antonyms for equivalent

1. equivalent (n.)

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


2. equivalent (n.)

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


3. equivalent (adj.)

being essentially equal to something

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4. equivalent-binary-digit factor (n.)

the average number of binary digits needed to express one radix digit in a numeration system that is not binary; on the average a number that can be expressed in N decimal digits takes 3.3N binary digits