equipoise

Definitions:

  • Equality in distribution, as of weight, relationship, or emotional forces; equilibrium.
  • A counterpoise; a counterbalance.
  • To bring into a state of equipoise or balance; hold in equipoise.
  • To counterbalance.
  • An equal distribution of weight; equality of weight or force; just balance; a state in which the two ends or sides of a thing are balanced or kept in equilibrium: as, hold the scales in <em>equipoise.</em>
  • A balancing weight or force; a counterpoise.
  • Equality of weight or force; hence, equilibrium; a state in which the two ends or sides of a thing are balanced, and hence equal; state of being equally balanced; -- said of moral, political, or social interests or forces.
  • Counterpoise.
  • A state of <xref>balance</xref>; <xref>equilibrium</xref>.
  • A <xref>counterbalance</xref>.
  • To act or make to act as an equipoise.
  • To cause to be or stay in equipoise.
  • equality of distribution
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