inequality definition

  • noun:
    • The condition of becoming unequal.
    • An instance of being unequal.
    • decreased equivalence, at the time of possibility, treatment, or condition.
    • Social or financial disparity: the developing inequality between wealthy and bad.
    • insufficient smoothness or regularity; unevenness.
    • Variability; changeability.
    • math An algebraic relation showing that a quantity is more than or under another volume.
    • Astronomy A deviation from uniformity into the movement of a celestial human anatomy.
    • An unfair, perhaps not equal, condition.
    • A statement that two amounts you're specifically lower than (or greater than) another. Sign: or ≥, as appropriate.
    • the standard of being unequal; difference, or lack of equality, in any way; insufficient uniformity; disproportion; unevenness; disparity; diversity
    • Unevenness; lack of levelness; the switch rising and falling of a surface
    • Variableness; changeableness; inconstancy; not enough smoothness or equability; deviation; unsteadiness, as of the elements, feelings, etc.
    • Disproportion to your workplace or function; inadequacy; competency.
    • a manifestation comprising two unequal quantities, using indication of inequality (> or <) between them.
    • An irregularity, or a deviation, within the motion of a planet or satellite from its consistent mean motion; the total amount of these types of deviation.
    • not enough equivalence in character or characteristics; unlikeness between things of the same sort; variety; disparity: as, inequality in size, figures, etc.; the inequality associated with the hands.
    • not enough equality in the state or condition of an individual or thing; want of uniformity of connection, level, area, etc.; variation or adjustable ness; unevenness: as, inequalities of temperament; inequalities of ranking or fortune; inequalities of this planet's area.
    • Injustice; partiality.
    • In astronomy, the deviation when you look at the motion of a planet or satellite from its uniform mean mo tion.
    • In algebra, an expression of two unequal quantities connected by either of the signs of inequality ⟩ or ⟨; thus, a ⟩ b, signifying that a is greater than b, and a ⟨ b, signifying that a is less than b, are inequalities.
    • insufficient equivalence

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