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Today's word: equitable
Definition: Characterized by fairness; just and right; impartial; unbiased.
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This week's word in the news: EQUITABLE

DEFINITION:
Characterized by fairness; just and right; impartial; unbiased.


FOUND IN THE NEWS:
The plan “is designed to provide an equitable distribution across the state with priority access going to our most vulnerable populations, front-line health care workers and first responders who directly interact with and treat COVID patients, as well as staff and residents in long-term care facilities," Pritzker said during his daily coronavirus news briefing.
The Chicago Tribune -- 10/26/2020