# inequality

[ in-i-kwol-i-tee ]

/ ˌɪn ɪˈkwɒl ɪ ti /

### noun, plural in·e·qual·i·ties.

## Words nearby inequality

ineludible,
inenarrable,
inept,
ineptitude,
inequable,
inequality,
inequilateral,
inequitable,
inequity,
inequivalve,
ineradicable

## Example sentences from the Web for inequality

## British Dictionary definitions for inequality

inequality

/ (ˌɪnɪˈkwɒlɪtɪ) /

### noun plural -ties

the state or quality of being unequal; disparity

an instance of disparity

lack of smoothness or regularity

social or economic disparity

maths

- a statement indicating that the value of one quantity or expression is not equal to another, as in x ≠ y
- a relationship between real numbers involving inequality: x may be greater than y, denoted by x > y, or less than y, denoted by x < y

astronomy
a departure from uniform orbital motion