from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. Injustice; unfairness.
  • n. An instance of injustice or unfairness: discerned some inequities in the criminal justice system.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A lack of justice; injustice.
  • n. An unjust act; a disservice.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Lack of equity; injustice; wrong.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Lack of equity or abstract justice; disagreement with equitable principles; injustice; also, an unjust action or proceeding.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. injustice by virtue of not conforming with rules or standards


in- +‎ equity (Wiktionary)



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