Medical Definition of equilibrium
plural equilibriums or equilibria \-rē-ə\play
1: a state of balance between opposing forces or actions that is either static (as in a body acted on by forces whose resultant is zero) or dynamic (as in a reversible chemical reaction when the velocities in both directions are equal)
2: a state of intellectual or emotional balance
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