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  • share — n 1: a portion belonging to, due to, or due from an individual a joint tortfeasor is liable for her share of the damages; specif: the part allotted or belonging to one of a number owning together any property or interest the share of a joint… …   Law dictionary

  • equal — Ⅰ. equal UK US /ˈiːkwəl/ adjective ► the same in price, number, size, etc.: »The values of cross border and internal sales were about equal over the year. an equal amount/number/share »Instead of an equal share, we got only one fifth of the… …   Financial and business terms

  • share — share1 [sher] n. [ME < OE scearu, akin to scieran, to SHEAR] 1. a part or portion that belongs or is allotted to an individual, or the part contributed by one 2. a just, due, reasonable, or full part or quota [to do one s share of work] 3. a)… …   English World dictionary

  • share and share alike — phrasal 1. : to be held in equal shares as tenants in common rather than in joint tenancy with a per capita rather than a per stirpes distribution or ownership 2. : to be distributed in severalty in equal shares * * * share and share alike 1.… …   Useful english dictionary

  • share — share1 noun 1》 a part or portion of a larger amount which is divided among or contributed by a number of people.     ↘any of the equal parts into which a company s capital is divided.     ↘part ownership of property. 2》 the allotted or due amount …   English new terms dictionary

  • equal — e|qual1 [ ikwəl ] adjective *** 1. ) the same in value, amount, or size: All the workers have an equal share in the profits. equal to: They receive an income equal to the value of the goods they produce. equal in value/size/quality etc.: A wall,… …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • equal — I UK [ˈiːkwəl] / US [ˈɪkwəl] adjective *** 1) the same in value, amount, or size All the workers have an equal share in the profits. of equal value/size/quality etc: His wife was doing work of equal importance. equal in value/size/quality etc: An …   English dictionary

  • equal*/*/*/ — [ˈiːkwəl] adj I 1) the same in value, amount, or size All the workers have an equal share in the profits.[/ex] One unit of alcohol is equal to one small glass of wine.[/ex] The two companies are equal in size.[/ex] Every game is of equal… …   Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • share-out — noun a distribution in shares • Syn: ↑sharing • Derivationally related forms: ↑share (for: ↑sharing) • Hypernyms: ↑distribution …   Useful english dictionary

  • share — Synonyms and related words: adjunct, allocate, allocation, allot, allotment, allowance, apportion, apportionment, appropriate, appropriation, assign, be affected, be in tune, be inspired, be involved, be moved, be partners in, big end, bigger… …   Moby Thesaurus

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