A criminal code, scarcely equalled for barbarity, though twice mitigated by royal edict since 1785, remained in force in its main provisions till 1895.
She almost equalled her husband in knowledge, and infinitely excelled him in talent and in tact.
Yards and equipment equalled by few places in America.
For a couple of centuries Lydgate's reputation equalled, if it did not surpass, that of his master.
The different editions of the Descriptio and Constructio, as well as the reception of logarithms on the continent of Europe, and especially by Kepler, whose admiration of the invention almost equalled that of Briggs, belong to the history of logarithms (q.v.).