1. equivalent weight the atomic weight of an element that has the same combining capacity as a given weight of another element; the standard is 8 for oxygen
  2. equivalent word two words that can be interchanged in a context are said to be synonymous relative to that context
  3. official document (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
  4. legal document (law) a document that states some contractual relationship or grants some right
  5. acknowledgment the state or quality of being recognized
  6. benevolent showing or motivated by sympathy and understanding
  7. equivalent being essentially comparable to something
  8. covalent bond a chemical bond that involves sharing a pair of electrons between atoms in a molecule
  9. written document writing that provides information
  10. ambivalent uncertain or unable to decide about what course to follow
  11. retinal detachment visual impairment resulting from the retina becoming separated from the choroid in the back of the eye; treated by photocoagulation
  12. integument an outer protective covering
  13. value judgment an assessment that reveals more about the values of the person making the assessment than about the reality of what is assessed
  14. Atlantic manta largest manta
  15. final judgment a judgment disposing of the case before the court
  16. apparent movement an optical illusion of motion produced by viewing a rapid succession of still pictures of a moving object
  17. employment agreement contract between employer and employee
  18. eminent domain a right of the state to take private property for public use
  19. logical argument a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning
  20. infringement an act that disregards an agreement or a right