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pari passu

Definition:

"at an equal rate"

Class:

adverb (modifies a verb, adjective, or other adverb)

Original source:

Princeton WordNet

Etymology:

Late Latin pari passu, from Latin parī, ablative of pār ("equal") + passū,...
(Source: Wiktionary)  [more]

Definition references

Wikipedia:

Pari passu

a Latin phrase that literally means "with an equal step" or "on equal footing." It's sometimes translated as "ranking equally", "hand-in-hand," "with equal force," or "moving together," and by extension, "fairly," "without partiality." passu is the ... (36 of 728 words)

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Collins Dictionary:

pari passu [usually law]

with equal speed or progress; equably: often used to refer to the right of creditors to receive assets from the same source without one taking ... (25 of 242 words, 2 usage examples, pronunciations)

www​.collinsdictionary​.com​/dictionary​/english​/pari-passu

Oxford Dictionary:

pari passu

side by side; at the same rate or on an equal footing (12 of 45 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/pari-passu

Wiktionary:

pari passu | Simultaneously [synonym, sense-specific]

Simultaneously; likewise, equally. | [economics, law] At an equal rate. | [economics] at an equal rate (14 of 38 words, 3 definitions, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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American Heritage Dictionary:

pari passu

At an equal pace; side by side (7 of 36 words, 1 usage example, pronunciation)

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Merriam-Webster:

pari passu

at an equal rate or pace (6 of 26 words, pronunciation)

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/pari passu

Random House Dictionary:

pari passu [Latin] | equably [synonym, sense-specific] | fairly [synonym, sense-specific]

with equal pace or progress; side by side. | without partiality; equably; fairly. (12 of 25 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

dictionary​.infoplease​.com​/pari-passu

New World Dictionary:

pari passu

at an equal pace | in an equal or like way | [law] without preference or priority (15 of 22 words, 3 definitions, pronunciation)

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pari-passu

Encarta Dictionary:

pari passu

at an equal rate or in an otherwise fair way, with no one person or group taking precedence over another | together, step for step (literary) (25 of 52 words, 2 definitions, pronunciation)

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861723832​/definition​.html  [offline]

Etymology references

Wiktionary:

pari passu

Origin: Late Latin pari passu, from Latin parī, ablative of pār ("equal") + passū, ablative of passus ("step").

en​.wiktionary​.org​/wiki​/pari passu

American Heritage Dictionary:

pari passu

Origin: Latin parī passū: parī, ablative of pār, equal + passū, ablative of passus, step.

www​.yourdictionary​.com​/pari-passu

Oxford Dictionary:

pari passu

Origin: Latin, literally "with equal step"

oxforddictionaries​.com​/definition​/english​/pari-passu

Merriam-Webster:

pari passu

First use: 1567

Origin: Latin, with equal step

www​.merriam-webster​.com​/dictionary​/pari passu

New World Dictionary:

Encarta Dictionary:

pari passu

Origin: Latin, "with equal step"

encarta​.msn​.com​/dictionary 1861723832​/definition​.html  [offline]

Audio references

Google Dictionary:

pari passu

Audio: English pronunciation of "pari passu"

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Merriam-Webster Pronunciation:

pari passu

Audio: North American pronunciation of "pari passu"

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YourDictionary Audio:

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Audio: North American English pronunciation of "pari passu" by speech synthesizer

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the Free Dictionary:

pari passu

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