equilibrio

noun

equi·​lib·​rio
ˌēkwəˈlibrēˌō also ˌek-
archaic
: equilibrium
in uncertain equilibrio between soberness and its reverseHerman Melville
used especially in the phrase in equilibrio

Word History

Etymology

Latin aequilibrio (as in in aequilibrio), ablative of aequilibrium

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“Equilibrio.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/equilibrio. Accessed 19 Jul. 2024.

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