stability


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Synonyms for stability

the condition of being free from defects or flaws

reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress

Synonyms for stability

the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast

a stable order (especially of society)

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the quality of being enduring and free from change or variation

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They were like drunken men having no stability in themselves.
Well said," replied Barbicane; "but if nothing had any weight, nothing would keep in its place, not even your hat on your head, worthy Michel; nor your house, whose stones only adhere by weight; nor a boat, whose stability on the waves is only caused by weight; not even the ocean, whose waves would no longer be equalized by terrestrial attraction; and lastly, not even the atmosphere, whose atoms, being no longer held in their places, would disperse in space
The facts by no means seem to me to indicate that the greater or lesser difficulty of either grafting or crossing together various species has been a special endowment; although in the case of crossing, the difficulty is as important for the endurance and stability of specific forms, as in the case of grafting it is unimportant for their welfare.
Fyne's sentiments (as they naturally would be in a man) had more stability.
Tantor was a great mountain of calm, of poise, of stability.
Yet this incessant movement and progression which all things partake could never become sensible to us but by contrast to some principle of fixture or stability in the soul.
From the multitude of men's counsel nothing could come but revolt and disorder; and revolt and disorder in a world created for obedience and stability is sin.
The student Razumov in an access of elation forgot the dangers menacing the stability of the institutions which give rewards and appointments.
The central bank of Sweden has said that it will keep a close watch on financial stability.
MURREE -- Prime Minister Mian Nawaz Sharif has said Pakistan and Afghanistan will jointly work for peace and stability in the region.
The Islamic Financial Services Board is currently in the midst of preparing an Islamic Financial Services Industry (IFSI) Stability Report, which is scheduled to be published in May 2013.
ISLAMABAD -- Prime Minister's Advisor on Interior Rehman Malik on Thursday said that peace and stability in the world was linked with stability in Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Stability and stabilization of time-delay systems; an Eigenvalue-based approach.
Overall stability improves processing capacity without degradation.
Against this background, the permanent challenge facing monetary policymakers is to assess future risks to price stability on the basis of the data available now.