• WordNet 3.6
    • n stabilizer a device for making something stable
    • n stabilizer airfoil consisting of a device for stabilizing an aircraft
    • n stabilizer a chemical that is added to a solution or mixture or suspension to maintain it in a stable or unchanging state
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  • Sir Ronald Mason
    Sir Ronald Mason
    “The emotional security and political stability in this country entitle us to be a nuclear power.”
  • Lynn White
    Lynn White
    “We live in an era when rapid change breeds fear, and fear too often congeals us into a rigidity which we mistake for stability.”
  • Mary Baker Eddy
    “Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain the Science of Life.”
  • Peace Pilgrim
    “World peace will never be stable until enough of us find inner peace to stabilize it”
  • John Stuart Mill
    “A party of order or stability, and a party of progress or reform, are both necessary elements of a healthy state of political life.”
  • Craig Mary
    Craig Mary
    “The presence of a long-term, conscious goal has helped me maintain stability through the ubiquitous changes of over half a century.”


In literature:

Two insecure theories, incapable of sustaining themselves on their feet, upheld each other, and acquired the semblance of stability.
"What To Do? thoughts evoked by the census of Moscow" by Count Lyof N. Tolstoi
The conclusion drawn from it is, that it must have given him a sense of stability and safety.
"The Short Works of George Meredith" by George Meredith
The stability of the laws of nature is a necessary hypothesis, without which science would be impossible.
"The Idea of Progress" by J. B. Bury
Where was stability in her existence?
"In the Wilderness" by Robert Hichens
This was perceived to be the inevitable moral cost of stability.
"After the Rain" by Sam Vaknin
However useful, or even necessary, the stability of possession may be to human society, it is attended with very considerable inconveniences.
"A Treatise of Human Nature" by David Hume
Here, indeed, were stability and peace.
"A Modern Chronicle, Complete" by Winston Churchill
Sudden crises threaten the stability of nations and civilizations.
"An Essay On The American Contribution And The Democratic Idea" by Winston Churchill
Tom's father had invented an aeroplane stabilizer, but, as told in the story, the plans and other papers had been stolen by a German spy.
"Air Service Boys in the Big Battle" by Charles Amory Beach
There is stability for naught on earth.
"Wilhelm Tell" by Friedrich Schiller

In poetry:

At the beginning of the week
A strictly rigid path I seek,
And vow the only state for me,
In finance, is stability;
I sternly view all borrowing
As an absurd and evil thing.
"Inevitable" by C J Dennis

In news:

Try this suspension training circuit for core strength, stability and maximum abdominal muscle development.
Bracing creates abdominal tension that will help stabilize your core in preparation for other activities like planks, pushups and strength training.
Glenn Dalling and his family have waited nearly 23 years for a water right to grow hay on their Hamer, Idaho, cattle ranch, seeking stability from fluctuating winter feed prices.
Firefighters and rescue personnel have used the backboard to stabilize patients.
But most UT fans expected him to stabilize it first.
Inflation, Korean peninsula tension mar China's yearning for stability.
The safety of Krone Cool Liners is considerably increased by the stabilizing system RSS (Roll Stability Support).
The extension should help bring some stability to the team, which has had a tumultuous couple of years.
While flexible, custom-made stabilizing orthotics are beneficial for many chiropractic patients, over time they can decrease in effectiveness if not regularly evaluated.
A young democracy made unions a tool of stability.
Isaac's wind shifts, allowing water to start to stabilize in Lake Pontchartrain, and later to recede .
Pakistan's judiciary threatens government stability Article ISLAMABAD, PAKISTAN.
Both genders can benefit from a training program that employs stability balls to improve spinal stability.
Stability ball training has been used for many years to improve spinal stability and to reduce the risk of back pain.
More than 200,000 Bendix ESP Electronic Stability Program full-stability systems have now been produced, Bendix Commercial Vehicle Systems announced.

In science:

The relevance of a particular yielding scenario to the stability problem might not be obvious at a first glance as the yielding typically occurs at low Reynolds numbers (the experiments described in were performed at Re<1) whereas the loss of hydrodynamic stability emerges at significantly higher Re.
Linear Stability Analysis for Plane-Poiseuille Flow of an Elastoviscoplastic fluid with internal microstructure
These results suggested us that the loss of the hydrodynamic stability and the yielding are in fact connected, which motivated us to revisit the stability problem in the context of the yielding scenario suggested in .
Linear Stability Analysis for Plane-Poiseuille Flow of an Elastoviscoplastic fluid with internal microstructure
To state some new definitions, of “b-stability” and “K -stability”.
Stability, birational transformations and the Kahler-Einstein problem
There are a number of established notions in the literature, for example asymptotic Chow stability and K-stability: a good account of the relation between these is given in .
Stability, birational transformations and the Kahler-Einstein problem
K -stability and b-stability, so that we can formulate a precise version of this conjecture which we hope will be more accessible to proof.
Stability, birational transformations and the Kahler-Einstein problem