parity

parity
parity [{{t}}'pærətɪ] (pl parities)
noun
(a) (equality) égalité f, parité f;
we have achieved parity of productivity with Japan nous avons atteint le niveau de productivité du Japon;
ambulance staff want parity with firemen les ambulanciers veulent obtenir l'égalité de statut avec les pompiers
(b) {{}}Economics{{}} & {{}}Finance{{}} parité f;
the two currencies were at parity les deux monnaies étaient à parité;
franc-dollar parity parité f franc-dollar
(c) (analogy)
parity of reasoning raisonnement m analogue
(d) {{}}Computing{{}}, {{}}Mathematics{{}} & {{}}Physics{{}} parité f
►► {{}}Computing{{}} parity bit bit m de parité;
parity error erreur f de parité;
{{}}Economics{{}} & {{}}Finance{{}} parity of exchange parité f de change;
parity ratio rapport m de parité;
parity table table f des parités;
parity value valeur f au pair

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