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    Question Equal

    Hello, How to use equal and equivalent? they sound the same for me.

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    Re: Equal

    equal, comes to, adds up to.
    EX: e.g., 2 + 2 equals 4.

    equivalent, same, equal in value or amount;
    EX: What is the feminine equivalent of fraternal?

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