stability

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

stability (countable and uncountable, plural stabilities)

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

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