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equilibrium

noun [S or U] uk   /ˌiː.kwɪˈlɪb.ri.əm/ /ˌek.wɪ-/ formal us  
a state of balance: The disease destroys much of the inner ear, disturbing the animal's equilibrium. the country's economic equilibrium a calm mental state: Yoga is said to restore one's inner equilibrium.
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