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The rise of nationalism could threaten the stability of Europe.
The manager's first task is to bring some stability to the team.
The program helps people with mental illness regain stability.
The stability of a child in normal family life is so valuable.
The new covering will not affect the stability of the roof structure.
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English version of definition of stability
the belief that every problem has a solution based in technology
the outer narrower bone in the bottom part of your leg. The other wider bone is your tibia.
any random process, such as a competition in which a name is drawn from a hat
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American definition of stability from the online English dictionary from Macmillan Publishers Limited.