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equilibrium

noun [U]  us   /ˌi·kwəˈlɪb·ri·əm, ˌek·wə-/
a state of balance: He devised a mathematical method to prove the existence of equilibrium among prices, production, and consumer demand. biology Equilibrium is also the state of balance maintained by the various organisms that live in a particular environment. physics Equilibrium also means a state of balance between opposing forces. Equilibrium is also a state of mental calm.
Translations of “equilibrium”
in Vietnamese trạng thái cân bằng…
in Spanish equilibrio…
in Thai ความสมดุล…
in Malaysian keseimbangan…
in French équilibre…
in German das Gleichgewicht…
in Chinese (Traditional) 平衡, 均衡, (心情或情緒的)平靜,安寧…
in Indonesian keseimbangan…
in Chinese (Simplified) 平衡, 均衡, (心情或情绪的)平静,安宁…
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