1. Theoretically, every citizen has the same rights, but in reality there is no parity between a citizen who is born rich and one who is born poor.
2. close resemblance
2. Even though my wife and I come from completely different backgrounds, there is a great deal of parity between the experiences we have had.
pars paris (equal) (Latin)
parity. divide it like pari (pair). pairs always exhibit equality in their choices.