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  • v. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of equipoise.

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Examples

  • Mankind is looking now for freedom of life, not for equipoises of power.

    Why We Are at War : Messages to the Congress January to April 1917

  • He channeled America’s exceptionalist fervor in January 1917, when he claimed to transcend politics-as-usual by playing peacemaker between the warring alliances, insisting that “Americans set up a new nation in the high and honorable hope . . . [to] show mankind the way to liberty,” and that “[m]ankind is looking now for freedom of life, not for equipoises of power.”

    The Chosen Peoples

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