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  • 1Equal pay for women — is an issue regarding pay inequality between men and women. It is often introduced into domestic politics in many first world countries as an economic problem that needs governmental intervention via regulation. The Equal Remuneration Convention… …

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  • 2Set theory of the real line — is an area of mathematics concerned with the application of set theory to aspects of the real numbers. For example, one knows that all countable sets of reals are null, i.e. have Lebesgue measure 0; one might therefore ask the least possible size …

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  • 3equal sets — equal sets, Mathematics. sets that have the same members, regardless of their arrangements. (2, 7, 9) and (7, 9, 2) are equal sets. The set of even whole numbers and the set of whole numbers whose squares are even are equal sets …

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  • 4Set — Set, n. 1. The act of setting, as of the sun or other heavenly body; descent; hence, the close; termination. Locking at the set of day. Tennyson. [1913 Webster] The weary sun hath made a golden set. Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. That which is set,… …

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  • 5equal rights amendment — ˌequal ˈrights aˌmendment abbreviation ERA noun [singular] a suggested change to US law, which was intended to give women the same legal rights as men. It was agreed by Congress, but not enough states agreed in time for it to become law * * *… …

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  • 6set|out — «SEHT OWT», noun. 1. a start; outset: »The parties were pretty equal at the setout (Byron). 2. a) a display, as of a set of china. b) a spread of food; buffet. 3. an entertainment for a group of people; …

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  • 7Equal Danger — (Italian title: Il contesto ) is a 1971 detective novel by Leonardo Sciascia where a police inspector investigating a string of murders finds himself involved in existential political intrigues. Set in an indeterminate country this novel is… …

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  • 8set theory — the branch of mathematics that deals with relations between sets. [1940 45] * * * Branch of mathematics that deals with the properties of sets. It is most valuable as applied to other areas of mathematics, which borrow from and adapt its… …

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  • 9Set theory (music) — Example of Z relation on two pitch sets analyzable as or derivable from Z17 (Schuijer 2008, p.99), with intervals between pitch classes labeled for ease of comparison between the two sets and their common interval vector, 212320. Musical set… …

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  • 10Set (mathematics) — This article gives an introduction to what mathematicians call intuitive or naive set theory; for a more detailed account see Naive set theory. For a rigorous modern axiomatic treatment of sets, see Set theory. The intersection of two sets is… …

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  • 11Equal Rights Amendment — The Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) is a failed proposed amendment to the United States Constitution intended to guarantee equal rights under the law for Americans regardless of sex, which failed to gain ratification before the end of the deadline.… …

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  • 12Equal Protection Clause — The Equal Protection Clause, part of the Fourteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution, provides that no state shall… deny to any person within its jurisdiction the equal protection of the laws. [… …

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  • 13Equal-loudness contour — An equal loudness contour is a measure of sound pressure (dB SPL), over the frequency spectrum, for which a listener perceives a constant loudness when presented with pure steady tones. The unit of measurement for loudness levels is the phon, and …

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  • 14Equal incircles theorem — In geometry, the equal incircles theorem derives from a Japanese Sangaku, and pertains to the following construction: a series of rays are drawn from a given point to a given line such that the inscribed circles of the triangles formed by… …

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  • 15Set (music) — Six element set of rhythmic values used in Variazioni canoniche by Luigi Nono[1] A set (pitch set, pitch class set, set class, set form, pitch collection) in music theory, as in mat …

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  • 16Equal Pay Act of 1963 — The Equal Pay Act of 1963, Pub. L. No. 88 38, 77 Stat. 56, (June 10, 1963) codified at usc|29|206(d), is a United States federal law amending the Fair Labor Standards Act, aimed at abolishing wage differentials based on sex. In passing the bill,… …

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  • 17Equal Pay Act 1970 — The Equal Pay Act 1970 is an Act of the United Kingdom Parliament which prohibits any less favourable treatment between men and women in terms of pay and conditions of employment. It came into force on 29 December 1975. The term pay is… …

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  • 18Equal Access Act — The Equal Access Act is a United States federal law passed in 1984 to combat discrimination against student religious groups in public secondary schools, meaning grades 7 12. Later, this law was extended to elementary schools. Some argue against… …

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  • 19Set-builder notation — In set theory and its applications to logic, mathematics, and computer science, set builder notation (sometimes simply set notation ) is a mathematical notation for describing a set by stating the properties that its members must satisfy. Forming …

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  • 20Set notation — Sets are fundamental objects in mathematics. Intuitively, a set is merely a collection of elements or members . There are various conventions for textually denoting sets. In any particular situation, an author typically chooses from among these… …

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