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at par Explained

At par at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Par \Par\, n. [L. par, adj., equal. See {Peer} an equal.]
1. 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.

2. Equality of condition or circumstances.

{At par}, at the original price; neither at a discount nor at
a premium.

{Above par}, at a premium.

{Below par}, at a discount.

{On a par}, on a level; in the same condition, circumstances,
position, rank, etc.; as, their pretensions are on a par;
his ability is on a par with his ambition.

{Par of exchange}. See under {Exchange}.

{Par value}, nominal value; face value.

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