equity

  1. conformity with rules or standards

    Synonyms : fairness
    Antonyms : inequity
    Type Of : justice, justness
  2. the difference between the market value of a property and the claims held against it

    Type Of : assets
  3. the ownership interest of shareholders in a corporation

    Type Of : stake, interest

enthalpy

  1. (thermodynamics) a thermodynamic quantity equal to the internal energy of a system plus the product of its volume and pressure

    Synonyms : h, heat content, total heat
    Type Of : physical property
    Examples :
    • enthalpy is the amount of energy in a system capable of doing mechanical work

especially

  1. to a distinctly greater extent or degree than is common

    Synonyms : particularly, peculiarly, specially
    Examples :
    • an especially (or specially) cautious approach to the danger
  2. in a special manner

    Synonyms : specially

enervating

  1. causing debilitation

    Synonyms : debilitative, enfeebling, weakening

executing

  1. putting a condemned person to death

    Synonyms : capital punishment, death penalty, execution
    Type Of : corporal punishment

emotional arousal

  1. the arousal of strong emotions and emotional behavior

    Type Of : arousal

ergo

endowments

  1. the capital that provides income for an institution

    Synonyms : endowment fund
    Type Of : capital
  2. natural abilities or qualities

    Synonyms : gift, natural endowment, talent
    Type Of : natural ability
  3. the act of endowing with a permanent source of income

    Type Of : gift, giving
    Examples :
    • his generous endowment of the laboratory came just in the nick of time

emerging

  1. coming into existence

    Synonyms : emergent
  2. coming to maturity

    Synonyms : rising

embedded

  1. enclosed firmly in a surrounding mass

    Examples :
    • found pebbles embedded in the silt
    • stone containing many embedded fossils
    • peach and plum seeds embedded in a sweet edible pulp
  2. inserted as an integral part of a surrounding whole

    Examples :
    • confused by the embedded Latin quotations
    • an embedded subordinate clause