equilibrate

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • v equilibrate bring to a chemical stasis or equilibrium
    • v equilibrate bring into balance or equilibrium "She has to balance work and her domestic duties","balance the two weights"
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • v. t Equilibrate To balance two scales, sides, or ends; to keep even with equal weight on each side; to keep in equipoise.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • equilibrate To balance equally; keep even with equal weight on each side; keep in equipoise.
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • v.t Equilibrate to balance: to counterpoise
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L. aequilibratus, in equilibrium; aequus, equal + libra, balance. See Equilibrium

Usage

In literature:

Locomotor equilibration was also affected.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
It contains the three elements; integration, differentiation and equilibration.
"Darwin and Modern Science" by A.C. Seward and Others
The gyroscope equilibrizer must have broken.
"Dick Hamilton's Airship" by Howard R. Garis
Pauvre Arsay, j'imagine qu'il dut, dans cet instant au moins, perdre ce bel equilibre dont il avait le secret.
"Histoires grises" by E. Edouard Tavernier
We were at a loss to imagine by what means this man came to be master of such equilibration.
"From the Caves and Jungles of Hindostan" by Helena Pretrovna Blavatsky
Reason expresses purpose, purpose expresses impulse, and impulse expresses a natural body with self-equilibrating powers.
"The Life of Reason" by George Santayana
When she is coaxing her child to walk, she is not making a theoretic exposition of the science of equilibration.
"Fantasia of the Unconscious" by D. H. Lawrence
The semicircular canals are, to a great extent if not entirely, the seat of equilibration in man.
"The Dawn of Reason" by James Weir
It contains the three elements; integration, differentiation and equilibration.
"Evolution in Modern Thought" by Ernst Haeckel
There was a moment of free-fall, then the drive engine came on and the grav-field equilibrated.
"The Dueling Machine" by Benjamin William Bova
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In poetry:

"In retort to Christ, who believes that He does well
To equilibrate the duel from above,
Through me this golden, silken lair which is Hell
Shall be sacrificed to the universal Love!"
"Crimen Amoris" by Clark Ashton Smith

In news:

It is therefore important to ensure that a sufficient buffer concentration is used and that the IEX column is fully equilibrated to ensure that any buffer- ion exchange is complete prior to loading valuable product onto the column.
Mayuzumi, Toshiro Mandala Symphony: Tempo Non Equilibre New Music From Japan Odyssey 6:04 PM.
Applications include Prosthetics, TMD, Occlusal Equilibration, and more.
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In science:

At low temperatures it becomes increasingly difficult to equilibrate the fluid system, especially if the series of simulations is performed as a gradual compression.
Phase Behavior of a Simple Model for Membrane Proteins
There are no statistical errors or problems of equilibration. 2.
Computer Science in Physics
As for the relaxation at Twait , the first layer is quickly equilibrated and χ′′0 almost retains a constant value because Twait > Tc (1), while χ′′1 decreases since Twait < Tc (2).
Numerical Study of Aging in the Generalized Random Energy Model
No assumption about thermal equilibration is necessary to obtain this result.
Remarks on the extraction of freeze-out parameters
As explained in the introduction, in the first case local kinetic equilibration of the system leads to pressure gradients, which in turn generate collective motion.
Remarks on the extraction of freeze-out parameters
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