Equity vs. Equanimity

Equity vs. Equanimity — Is There a Difference?
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Difference Between Equity and Equanimity

Equitynoun

The state or quality of being just and fair.

Equanimitynoun

The quality of being calm and even-tempered; composure.

Equitynoun

Something that is just and fair.

Equanimitynoun

The state of being calm, stable and composed, especially under stress.

Equitynoun

Justice achieved not simply according to the strict letter of the law but in accordance with principles of substantial justice and the unique facts of the case.

Equanimitynoun

steadiness of mind under stress;

he accepted their problems with composure and she with equanimity
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Equitynoun

See court of equity.

Equitynoun

An equitable right or claim

an analysis of the equities and inequities brought about by the current trade bill.

Equitynoun

Ownership interest in a corporation, property, or other holding, usually calculated as the value of the holding after subtracting any debt or liabilities.

Equitynoun

equities Shares of common stock or preferred stock.

Equitynoun

The value of a brand's reputation.

Equityadjective

Representing an ownership interest

an equity stake.
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Equityadjective

Of or relating to stocks

an equity mutual fund.

Equityadjective

Subordinated to all other claims on income, earnings, or assets

the equity tranche.

Equitynoun

Fairness, impartiality, or justice as determined in light of "natural law" or "natural right".

Equitynoun

(legal) The power of a court of law having extra-statutory discretion, to decide legal matters and to provide legal relief apart from, though not in violation of, the prevailing legal code; in some cases, a court "sitting in equity" may provide relief to a complainant should the code be found either inapplicable or insufficient to do so.

Equitynoun

(legal) A right which accrues to a party in a transaction because of the nature of the transaction itself, and which is exercisable upon a change of circumstances or conditions; in other words, an equitable claim.

Equitynoun

(legal) Value of property minus liens or other encumbrances.

Equitynoun

The body of law which was developed in the English Court of Chancery, which Court had extra-statutory discretion, and is now administered alongside the common law of Britain.

Equitynoun

(business) Ownership, especially in terms of net monetary value of some business.

Equitynoun

(accounting) Ownership interest in a company as determined by subtracting liabilities from assets.

Equitynoun

(poker) A player's expected share of the pot.

Equitynoun

the difference between the market value of a property and the claims held against it

Equitynoun

the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation

Equitynoun

conformity with rules or standards;

the judge recognized the fairness of my claim