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equity capital

  

      n   the part of the share capital of a company owned by ordinary shareholders or in certain circumstances by other classes of shareholder  
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equity  
      n   pl   , -ties  
1    the quality of being impartial or reasonable; fairness  
2    an impartial or fair act, decision, etc.  
3      (Law)   a system of jurisprudence founded on principles of natural justice and fair conduct. It supplements the common law and mitigates its inflexibility, as by providing a remedy where none exists at law  
4      (Law)   an equitable right or claim  
equity of redemption     
5    the interest of ordinary shareholders in a company  
6    the market value of a debtor's property in excess of all debts to which it is liable  
     (C14: from Old French equite, from Latin aequitas, from aequus level, equal)  


Equity  
      n   the actors' trade union,   (Full name)    Actors Equity Association  
equity capital  
      n   the part of the share capital of a company owned by ordinary shareholders or in certain circumstances by other classes of shareholder  
equity-linked policy  
      n   an insurance or assurance policy in which premiums are invested partially or wholly in ordinary shares for the eventual benefit of the beneficiaries of the policy  
equity of redemption  
      n     (Property law)   the right that a mortgager has in equity to redeem his property on payment of the sum owing, even though the sum is overdue  
   See also       foreclose  
negative equity  
      n   the state of holding a property the value of which is less than the amount of mortgage still unpaid  
personal equity plan  
      n      the full name for       PEP  

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equity

  
  
disinterestedness, equitableness, even-handedness, fair-mindedness, fairness, fair play, honesty, impartiality, integrity, justice, reasonableness, rectitude, righteousness, uprightness  
  
Antonyms     
   bias, discrimination, injustice, partiality, preference, prejudice, unfairness  

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n.
(in neomarxist thought) the second main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of formation. The members of the formoisie have human capital, receive high wages (the most frequently thanks to their diplomas) and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1993 Yanick Toutain)
[Hum. Sc.] The formoisie is the social class that created social-democracy and stalinism.
n.
(in neomarxist thought) the third main exploitive social class: The bourgeoisie of innovation. The members of the innovoisie have usually human innovating capital. They receive (as individuals) copyrights or patent rights and consume more than the world GDP. (neologism 1996 Yanick Toutain)
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