What does the word equivalence mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Equivaiency.

Usage examples for equivalence

  1. If we assume the ether to be at rest relatively to K, but in motion relatively to K', the physical equivalence of K and K' seems to me from the logical standpoint, not indeed downright incorrect, but nevertheless inacceptable. – Sidelights on Relativity by Albert Einstein
  2. We have shown on what self- contradictory postulate, on what confusion of two mutually incompatible symbolisms, the hypothesis of equivalence between the cerebral state and the psychic state rests. – Creative Evolution by Henri Bergson