Noun equivalence has 3 senses
- equality, equivalence, equation, par - a state of being essentially equal or equivalent; equally balanced; "on a par with the best"
--1 is a kind of status, position
--1 has particulars: tie
- equivalence - essential equality and interchangeability
--2 is a kind of equality
--2 has particulars: parity
- comparison, compare, equivalence, comparability - qualities that are comparable; "no comparison between the two books"; "beyond compare"
--3 is a kind of likeness, alikeness, similitude