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English definition of “stasis”

stasis

noun [U]     /ˈsteɪ.sɪs/ formal
a state that does not change: She was bored - her life was in stasis.Not able to be changedKeeping and staying the same
(Definition of stasis noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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