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equilibrium
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
a stable situation in which forces are in balance

or:

a person's sense of physical or (more rarely) emotional balance
  • The murderous potential can become activated, especially if some disequilibrium is already present, when the victim-to-be is unconsciously perceived as a key figure in some past traumatic configuration.
    4 — The Corner (54% in)

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