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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The act of balancing something or making it more secure; The act of making something (as a vessel or aircraft) less likely to overturn.

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  • Short-term stabilisation funds, however large, are not an answer to these long - term problems.
  • On world oil prices, Costello welcomed what he called a stabilisation, but said the price was largely driven by demand "and
  • This was not in the interests of education, nor would it contribute to normalisation and long-term stabilisation of the education system.
  • O To create conducive conditions for long term stabilisation, reconstruction and development in Somalia. for more
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