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"stability" in British English

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stabilitynoun [U]

uk   /stəˈbɪl.ə.ti/  us   /stəˈbɪl.ə.t̬i/
(Definition of stability from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"stability" in American English

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stabilitynoun [U]

 us   /stəˈbɪl·ɪ·t̬i/
the state of being firmly fixed or not likely to move or change: economic and political stability I’m worried about his mental stability.
(Definition of stability from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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stabilitynoun [U]

uk   us   /stəˈbɪləti/
ECONOMICS, POLITICS a situation in which something such as an economy, company, or system can continue in a regular and successful way without unexpected changes: There are fears over the stability of the banking system. economic/political/financial stabilitybring/provide/restore stability Large pay awards for executives have been ruled out as the CEO struggles to restore stability at the troubled group.boost/promote/build stability It is the role of the regulator to promote market confidence and stability.
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ECONOMICS, FINANCE a situation in which prices or rates do not change much: price/currency/rate stability Some Americans favour a return to a gold standard to ensure price stability.
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(Definition of stability from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “stability”
in Arabic استِقرار…
in Korean 안정, 안정성…
in Portuguese estabilidade…
in Catalan estabilitat…
in Japanese 安定, 持続…
in Chinese (Simplified) 稳定, 稳固…
in Turkish kararlılık, istikrar…
in Russian стабильность…
in Chinese (Traditional) 穩定, 穩固…
in Italian stabilità…
in Polish stabilność…
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“stability” in Business English

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