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equity (noun) fairness; justice.
Equity prevails in a society in which all sections of people are treated equally and justice is assured to all. A situation in which no one has an unfair advantage is equity. A fair judgment in a dispute is equity. A democracy aims at equity and fair play.
- Every society looks forward to equity where every one is assured of equal opportunity and justice.
- Equity is the essential feature of a democracy. Safeguarding equity is the responsibility of every democratically government and the courts of law.