Stableness Sta"ble*ness, n. The quality or state of being stable, or firmly established; stability. [1913 Webster]

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  • stableness — noun see stable III …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • stableness — See stable1. * * * …   Universalium

  • stableness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Reliability in withstanding pressure, force, or stress: fastness, firmness, hardness, security, soundness, stability, steadiness, strength, sturdiness, sureness. See BETTER, CHANGE, CONTINUE …   English dictionary for students

  • stableness — sta·ble·ness || steɪblnɪs n. stability, solidity, firmness, permanence, steadfastness …   English contemporary dictionary

  • stableness — n. See stability …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • stableness — sta·ble·ness …   English syllables

  • stableness — noun the quality or attribute of being firm and steadfast • Syn: ↑stability • Ant: ↑unstableness, ↑instability (for: ↑stability) • Derivationally related forms: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Stability — Sta*bil i*ty (st[.a]*b[i^]l [i^]*t[y^]), n. [L. stabilitas; cf. F. stabilit[ e]. See {Stable}, a.] 1. The state or quality of being stable, or firm; steadiness; stableness; firmness; strength to stand without being moved or overthrown; as, the… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • stability — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Permanence Nouns 1. stability; immutability, unchangeableness, constancy, firmness, equilibrium, immobility, soundness, vitality, stiffness, solidity, aplomb; establishment, fixture; homeostasis;… …   English dictionary for students

  • stability — n. 1. Fixedness, durability, permanence, stableness, steadiness, immovability, strength. 2. Constancy, steadiness, firmness, stableness …   New dictionary of synonyms

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