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equitable

1. Law relating to or valid in equity, as distinct from common law or statute law
2. Law (formerly) recognized in a court of equity only, as claims, rights, etc.
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Consequently, the Commission recommended proactive measures for identifying and removing systemic barriers to improve the equitableness in the labour market for members of these designated groups (Abella 1984).
When lemonade is better than whisky: investigating the equitableness of a supermarket's reward scheme, International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management 28(11): 490-497.
John Henry Newman cautioned against identifying the natural virtues of the well-educated "gentleman" with true saintliness, while embracing the importance of liberal discipline as a salutary habit of mind, characterized by "freedom, equitableness, calmness, moderation and wisdom.
Distribution of income aims at equitableness and is not governed by the forces of free markets.
The English word derives from the Latin, justitia, which means the quality of being just, righteousness, equitableness.
One can only suppose that bingo's recent rise to 22 per cent could be the new level for all gambling taxes, as much as this author would like to believe that tax rates are worked out economically, the political case will always win - the Treasury coffers are empty, so having the same tax rates in each sector implies equitableness.
as head of state, in violation of the principle of the separation of powers, he unilaterally and arbitrarily assumes the legislative function and he confuses the inherent justice of laws with the equitableness of their application, ("Redacte leyes iguales para el pobre, el rico.
of which the attributes are, freedom, equitableness, calmness, moderation, and wisdom" (76), attributes, as he goes on to explain, that are the particular property of a gentleman.
A habit of mind is formed which lasts through life, of which the attributes are freedom, equitableness, calmness, moderation, and wisdom; or what in a former discourse I have ventured to call a philosophical habit.
When Lemonade is Better Than Whisky: Investigating the Equitableness of a Supermarket's Reward Scheme", International Journal of Retail and Distribution Management, Vol.
Yet Moore quickly unsettles any temptations to British smugness by following this passage with a letter by Bishop Burnet, praising the equitableness of the Venetian constitution, on the grounds that it makes everyone, even the Doge, 'tremble'.