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Definition 1: a sensory system located in structures of the inner ear that registers the orientation of the head - [noun denoting cognition]

Synonyms for equilibrium in the sense of this definition

(equilibrium is a kind of ...) the ability to sense the position and location and orientation and movement of the body and its parts

Definition 2: a chemical reaction and its reverse proceed at equal rates - [noun denoting process]

Synonyms for equilibrium in the sense of this definition

(equilibrium is a kind of ...) (chemistry) a process in which one or more substances are changed into others

"there was a chemical reaction of the lime with the ground water"

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) (physiology) the normal equilibrium between acids and alkalis in the body

"with a normal acid-base balance in the body the blood is slightly alkaline"

Definition 3: equality of distribution - [noun denoting shape]

Synonyms for equilibrium in the sense of this definition

(equilibrium is a kind of ...) a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts

"the structure consisted of a series of arches" "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) a symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a thing

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) balance among the parts of something

Definition 4: a stable situation in which forces cancel one another - [noun denoting state]

(equilibrium is a kind of ...) the general state of things; the combination of circumstances at a given time

"the present international situation is dangerous" "wondered how such a state of affairs had come about" "eternal truths will be neither true nor eternal unless they have fresh meaning for every new social situation"

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) a state of equilibrium

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) an equilibrium of power between nations

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) (aeronautics) the state of equilibrium in which centrifugal forces due to a rotating mass (e.g., a propeller) do not produce force in the shaft and so vibration is reduced

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) (physiology) metabolic equilibrium actively maintained by several complex biological mechanisms that operate via the autonomic nervous system to offset disrupting changes

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) (geology) a general equilibrium of the forces tending to elevate or depress the earth's crust

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) (game theory) a stable state of a system that involves several interacting participants in which no participant can gain by a change of strategy as long as all the other participants remain unchanged

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) a state of being balanced in a stable equilibrium

(... is a kind of equilibrium ) a state in which all parts of a system are at the same temperature

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