Associations to the word «Instability»


INSTABILITY, noun. (uncountable) The quality of being unstable.
INSTABILITY, noun. (physics) (countable) A state that is not in equilibrium, or in which a small change has a large irreversible effect.

Dictionary definition

INSTABILITY, noun. An unstable order.
INSTABILITY, noun. Unreliability attributable to being unstable.
INSTABILITY, noun. A lack of balance or state of disequilibrium; "a hormonal imbalance".
INSTABILITY, noun. The quality or attribute of being unstable and irresolute.

Wise words

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