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stability

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Middle English, from Old French stabilité, from Latin root of stabilitas (firmness, steadfastness), from stabilis (steadfast, firm)

PronunciationEdit

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NounEdit

stability (countable and uncountable, plural stabilities)

  1. The condition of being stable or in equilibrium, and thus resistant to change
  2. The tendency to recover from perturbations

TranslationsEdit

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