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Another word for equipoise

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Noun
  1. A stable state characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces

      1. A condition of balance among various forces; motionlessness:
      2. Stoppage of the normal flow of a body substance, as of blood through an artery or of intestinal contents through the bowels.
      1. A condition in which all acting influences are canceled by others, resulting in a stable, balanced, or unchanging system.
      2. Mental or emotional balance.
      3. The state of a body or physical system at rest or in unaccelerated motion in which the resultant of all forces acting on it is zero and the sum of all torques about any axis is zero.
      1. A counterbalancing weight.
      2. A force or influence that balances or equally counteracts another.
      3. The state of being in equilibrium.
      1. A weighing device, especially one consisting of a rigid beam horizontally suspended by a low-friction support at its center, with identical weighing pans hung at either end, one of which holds an unknown weight while the effective weight in the other is increased by known amounts until the beam is level and motionless.
      2. A state of equilibrium or parity characterized by cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces.
      3. The power or means to decide:
    See also:

    order