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stasis

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a condition in which opposing forces are equal to one another
  • for the time being, the populations of the national park's predators and prey remain in stasis

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The first known use of stasis was in 1745

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“Stasis.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/stasis. Accessed 13 Aug. 2020.

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