Collections and varities

parity
(n)
PAR-i-tee
Meaning

1. equality

1st Sample Sentence

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.

2nd Meaning

2. close resemblance

2nd Sample Sentence

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.

Root

pars paris (equal) (Latin)

Antonyms

discrepancy, disparity

Mnemonics

parity. divide it like pari (pair). pairs always exhibit equality in their choices.

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