from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- adj. Immobile; unchangeable; stable.
- n. An abstract sculpture, usually of sheet metal, resembling a mobile but having no moving parts.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Abstract sculpture or structure of wire, sheet metal, etc.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- Fixed; firm: noting, in electrotherapeutics, an electrode which is kept applied to one part, as distinguished from a labile electrode, which is moved about over the surface.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. (chemistry, physics, biology) resistant to change
- adj. not able or intended to be moved
- n. a sculpture having fixed units (usually constructed of sheet metal) and attached to a fixed support
Experimental users are responsible themselves for moving early to a "stabile" Ubuntu version.
Third, entertaining Syria, whether through peace with Israel or through reviving US-Syrian bilateral relations would keep Syria quite, and therefore the region stabile.
Here, the prizes among the 13 well-placed sculptures are a rusting steel "Stele" by Kelly; one of Louise Bourgeois's giant black spiders; and a six-legged metal "stabile" by Calder.
If we kept the adventure in Somalia going and equipped our forces properly in Somalia with Armored vehicles the military wanted, could we now have a stabile Somalia, instead of an economy that is based on piratism?
Please think how much longer will your current situation be stabile.
And it is this submerged stabile flight at a depth of 10 meters that sets the “sQuba” apart from military vehicles.
The one stabile point in the vortex of energy around him.
I want, I want hawaii, I don't know about a road trip to SF, I suppose that is more reasonable now, that we are stabile and I just sold another DVD set on ebay tonight.
This was in line with attempts to "regenerate" Africa and which depended on peace, security and stabile.
They were and are very nervous about what son Georgie has done to destabilize a part of the world that was only nominally stabile.