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equity
used in Moby Dick

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Definition
the value of an asset after all debts upon it are paid
  • Therefore, I saw that here was a sort of interregnum in Providence; for its even-handed equity never could have so gross an injustice.
    Chapters 70-72 -- The Sphynx; The Jeroboam's Story; The Monkey-Rope (77% in)

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