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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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A state of balance between or among opposing forces or processes resulting in the absence of acceleration or the absence of net change. (plural)

Usage examples (41)
  • Noun, : The pressures of the situation caused her to lose her equilibrium
  • This game has two equilibria: all choose R and all choose L.
  • Man's activities can disturb the equilibria involved through
  • Stability of communities: pest behavior, exotics, equilibria for more
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