Translation of equilibrium in Spanish:

equilibrium

Pronunciation: /ˌiːkwəˈlɪbriəm; ˌiːkwɪˈlɪbriəm/

n (plural -riums or, -ria /-riə/)

uncountable/no numerable
  • 1.1 (balance) equilibrio (masculine) to be in equilibrium estar* en equilibrio
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    • An orderly life includes mental as well as physical equilibrium, and shunning all evil thoughts.
    • Earth, unlike the other solar planets, is not in physical equilibrium.
    • Once detached from the gland and ring, respectively, the cell and bubble become spherical to achieve physical equilibrium.
    1.2 (poise) calma (feminine)
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    • It might appear from the above that postures, breathing techniques and sensory control automatically purge the mind of distractions and bring about equilibrium and calm.
    • I certainly felt bound to the river for restoring my equilibrium, for calming my senses and for providing me with an escape from the city.
    • He'd clearly achieved equilibrium as he calmed down until, noticing he wasn't packing his stuff, the checkout woman tried to help him.

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