disequilibrate

verb
dis·​equil·​i·​brate | \ ˌdis-i-ˈkwi-lə-ˌbrāt How to pronounce disequilibrate (audio) \
disequilibrated; disequilibrating; disequilibrates

Definition of disequilibrate

transitive verb

: to put out of balance

Other Words from disequilibrate

disequilibration \ ˌdis-​i-​ˌkwi-​lə-​ˈbrā-​shən How to pronounce disequilibration (audio) \ noun

First Known Use of disequilibrate

1891, in the meaning defined above

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“Disequilibrate.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/disequilibrate. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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