What does the word equal mean?

  • An epithet applied particularly to the pulse and to respiration. The pulse and respiration are equal, when the pulsations and inspirations which succeed each other are alike in every respect.

Usage examples for equal

  1. You don't think he is equal to you? – Andy Grant's Pluck by Horatio Alger
  2. I know myself now not to be his equal. – Anna St. Ives by Thomas Holcroft
  3. I'm equal to her: show her in. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  4. She thought his health no longer equal to steady travel. – Mark Twain, A Biography, 1835-1910, Complete The Personal And Literary Life Of Samuel Langhorne Clemens by Albert Bigelow Paine Last Updated: February 20, 2009

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