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equilibrium
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

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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
  • It was a typical summer evening in June, the atmosphere being in such delicate equilibrium and so transmissive that inanimate objects seemed endowed with two or three senses, if not five.
    3 — The Rally (43% in)

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