disequilibrate

verb dis·equil·i·brate \ ˌdis-i-ˈkwi-lə-ˌbrāt \

Definition of disequilibrate

: to put out of balance

disequilibration

play \-ˌkwi-lə-ˈbrā-shən\ noun

First Known Use of disequilibrate

1891

in the meaning defined above

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