Definition of equivalence noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

  

equivalence

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ɪˈkwɪvələns//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪˈkwɪvələns//
 
[uncountable]equivalence (between A and B)(formal)
 
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the fact or state of being equal in value, amount, meaning, importance, etc. There is no straightforward equivalence between economic progress and social well-being.