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equilibrate

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verb equil·i·brate \i-ˈkwil-ə-ˌbrāt\

Medical Definition of equilibrate

equilibrated; equilibrating

  1. transitive verb

  2. :  to bring into or keep in equilibrium

  3. intransitive verb

  4. :  to bring about, come to, or be in equilibrium

equilibration \-ˌkwil-ə-ˈbrā-shən\play noun
equilibratory \-ˈkwil-ə-brə-ˌtōr-ē, -ˌtȯr-\play adjective



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