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stable

adjective
 
 
/ˈsteɪbl/
SITUATION not likely to change or end suddenly: a stable relationship The doctor said his condition was stable.Steady, regular and unchanged
OBJECT fixed or safe and not likely to move: Be careful! That chair isn't very stable.Keeping and staying the sameNot able to be changed
PERSON mentally calm and not easily upset →  Opposite unstable Calm and relaxed
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