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stabilizer

noun [C] (CONTROL) UK (UK usually stabiliser)     /ˈsteɪ.bɪ.laɪ.zər/ US  /-zɚ/
finance & economics a method used to limit sudden changes in prices or to limit the level of production Grants and allowancesLimiting and restrictingPreventing and impeding
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