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  • n. the process of stabilizing
  • n. the result of being stabilized
  • n. a process to help prevent shock in sick or injured people

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The act of rendering stable; stablishment. Also spelled stabilisation.
  • n. Same as strobilation.

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

  • n. the act of making something (as a vessel or aircraft) less likely to overturn
  • n. the act of stabilizing something or making it more stable

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