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  • n. The formation, or maintenance, of an equilibrium

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Act of keeping a balance, or state of being balanced; equipoise.
  • n. The process by which animal and vegetable organisms preserve a physiological balance.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. Equipoise; the act of keeping the balance even; the state of being equally balanced; the maintenance of equilibrium.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. stabilization by bringing into equilibrium

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