What does disparity mean?

Definitions for disparity
dɪˈspær ɪ tidis·par·i·ty

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. disparity(noun)

    inequality or difference in some respect

Wiktionary

  1. disparity(Noun)

    the state of being unequal; difference

    Etymology: From disparité.

  2. disparity(Noun)

    incongruity

    Etymology: From disparité.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Disparity(noun)

    inequality; difference in age, rank, condition, or excellence; dissimilitude; -- followed by between, in, of, as to, etc.; as, disparity in, or of, years; a disparity as to color

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Disparity

    dis-par′i-ti, n. inequality: unlikeness so great as to render comparison difficult and union unsuitable.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of disparity in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of disparity in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of disparity in a Sentence

  1. Adam Riess:

    The Hubble tension between the early and late universe may be the most exciting development in cosmology in decades, this mismatch has been growing and has now reached a point that is really impossible to dismiss as a fluke. This disparity could not plausibly occur just by chance.

  2. Francis Birungi:

    There is a great disparity between the protection enshrined by the law and women’s lives and experiences, and land security for millions of women and their children remains tenuous.

  3. Heather Burris:

    Black infants are more than 50 % more likely to be preterm and more than 200 % as likely to be born low birth weight than white infants, these ongoing disparities are of grave concern because they are largely responsible for the large black-white disparity in infant mortality.

  4. Kellan Baker:

    Health disparities like poverty feed off established social and economic structures that determine the distribution of power and resources. What’s worse, inequality turns diversity into disparity. For someone who belongs to multiple communities that experience health disparities, these disparities do not simply add up: They multiply.

  5. David Hensley:

    Scratching beneath the headline numbers, however, reveals an ongoing disparity between the relatively strong performance of the developed nations whereas growth in the emerging markets is quite weak.

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Translations for disparity

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  • تفاوتArabic
  • несъответствие, несъразмерност, разлика, неравенствоBulgarian
  • UngleichheitGerman
  • disparidadSpanish
  • eroavuus, erilaisuusFinnish
  • disparitéFrench
  • असमानताHindi
  • perbedaanIndonesian
  • 格差Japanese
  • onevenredigheid, ongelijkheidDutch
  • несоотве́тствие, несоразме́рность, разли́чие, нера́венствоRussian
  • ojämlikhetSwedish
  • ஏற்றத்தாழ்வுTamil
  • تفاوتUrdu
  • 差距Chinese

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