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noun [uncountable] stability pronunciation in British English /stəˈbɪləti/
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  1. 1
    a situation in which things happen as they should and there are no harmful changes

    The rise of nationalism could threaten the stability of Europe.

    The manager’s first task is to bring some stability to the team.

  2. 2
    the ability of something to remain balanced and not fall or shake

    The new covering will not affect the stability of the roof structure.

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  3. 3
    science the ability of a substance to stay in the same state

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