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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Even  \E"ven\,  v.  t.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Evened};  p.  pr  &  vb  n. 
  {Evening}] 
  1.  To  make  even  or  level;  to  level;  to  lay  smooth. 
 
  His  temple  Xerxes  evened  with  the  soil.  --Sir.  W. 
  Raleigh. 
 
  It  will  even  all  inequalities  --Evelyn. 
 
  2.  To  equal  [Obs.]  ``To  even  him  in  valor.''  --Fuller. 
 
  3.  To  place  in  an  equal  state,  as  to  obligation,  or  in  a 
  state  in  which  nothing  is  due  on  either  side  to  balance, 
  as  accounts;  to  make  quits.  --Shak. 
 
  4.  To  set  right  to  complete. 
 
  5.  To  act  up  to  to  keep  pace  with  --Shak. 




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