Definition of self-balancing in English:


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  • 1(Of a system) capable of achieving equilibrium or equality of its elements by processes inherent within it: society is postulated as a self-balancing system based on consensus
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    • Any comprehensive, self-contained, self-balancing system has so many possible interactions that it is difficult to fully describe them.
    • It has convincingly been argued that Bismarck destroyed the open self-balancing Vienna system by his obsessional creation of tight alliances to protect the newly unified Germany.
    • Multi-player games tend to be self-balancing to a degree - if one player is winning then the other players will shift their attentions to this leader to pull him or her back.
  • 1.1(Of an account record) having the debit side equal to the credit side.


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  • The process by which a system achieves and maintains a steady state by internal forces: the way our hormones change over our lives should be a natural process of self-balancing

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