1. (n.) See Parr.

2. (prep.) By; with; -- used frequently in Early English in phrases taken from the French, being sometimes written as a part of the word which it governs; as, par amour, or paramour; par cas, or parcase; par fay, or parfay.

3. (n.) Equal value; equality of nominal and actual value; the value expressed on the face or in the words of a certificate of value, as a bond or other commercial paper.

4. (n.) Equality of condition or circumstances.

alike asking price at par au pair average balance bearish prices bid price book value bullish prices call price center closing price coequality coextension commensurate correspondence decline drawn equal equality equalized equation equilibrium equipoise equipollence equiponderance equity equivalence equivalency even even stephen evenness face value fifty-fifty fixed price flash price flurry flutter generality golden mean half-and-half happy medium high identity issue par issue price juste-milieu justice knotted level levelness like likeness low market price market value mean median mediocrity medium middle middle course middle ground middle point middle position middle state middle-of-the-road midpoint nip and tuck nominal value norm normal offering price on a footing on a level on a par on even ground opening price par value parallelism parity poise price proportion proportionate put price quits quotation quoted price rally rule run sameness settling price square stalemated standard stated value swings symmetry tied via media


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