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a stable situation in which forces are in balance


a person's sense of physical or (more rarely) emotional balance
  • She would shove over the bed table, which was now part of the furniture, a marvel of one-legged equilibrium, adjust it across his bed in front of him, and Hans Castorp would dine from it like the tailor's son who dined from a magic table.
    5.1 - Eternal Soup and Sudden Clarity (34% in)
  • Dear old Joachim—of late he appeared to be close to losing his equilibrium.
    6.1 - Changes (89% in)

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