# Definitions For *Parity*

#### noun

- Functional equality
- (physics) parity is conserved in a universe in which the laws of physics are the same in a right-handed system of coordinates as in a left-handed system
- (computer science) a bit that is used in an error detection procedure in which a 0 or 1 is added to each group of bits so that it will have either an odd number of 1's or an even number of 1's; e.g., if the parity is odd then any group of bits that arrives with an even number of 1's must contain an error
- (mathematics) a relation between a pair of integers: if both integers are odd or both are even they have the same parity; if one is odd and the other is even they have different parity
- (obstetrics) the number of liveborn children a woman has delivered

## Is *Parity* a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends
YES

Scrabble US
YES

Scrabble UK
YES

English International (SOWPODS)
YES

Scrabble Global
YES

Enable1 Dictionary
YES

### Points in Different Games

Scrabble

11

Words with Friends

11

The word *Parity* is worth *11* points in *Scrabble* and *11* points in *Words with Friends*