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steady state

noun

Definition of STEADY STATE

:  a state or condition of a system or process (as one of the energy states of an atom) that does not change in time; broadly :  a condition that changes only negligibly over a specified time
steady–state adjective

First Known Use of STEADY STATE

1885

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steady state

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of STEADY STATE

1
:  a state or condition of a system or process (as one of the energy states of an atom) that does not change in time
2
:  a state of physiological equilibrium especially in connection with a specified metabolic relation or activity

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