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adjective uk   /ˈstæt.ɪk/  us   /ˈstæt̬-/
staying in one place without moving, or not changing for a long time: Oil prices have remained static for the last few months.

static

noun [U] uk   /ˈstæt.ɪk/  us   /ˈstæt̬-/
noise on a radio or television caused by electricity in the air: There's so much static on this radio I can't hear what they're saying. (also static electricity) an electrical charge that collects on the surface of objects made from some types of material when they are rubbed
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