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stabile

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adjective sta·bile \ˈstā-ˌbī(-ə)l, -ˌbil\

Definition of stabile



Origin and Etymology of stabile

Latin stabilis — more at stable


First Known Use: 1896


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stabile

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noun sta·bile \-ˌbēl\

Definition of stabile

  1. :  an abstract sculpture or construction similar in appearance to a mobile but made to be stationary



Origin and Etymology of stabile

probably from French, from Latin stabilis, adjective


First Known Use: 1937

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stabile

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adjective sta·bile \ˈstā-ˌbīl, -ˌbil\

Medical Definition of stabile

  1. 1:  stable 1

  2. 2:  resistant to chemical change <native proteins are never stabile—Otto Rahn>




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