Meaning of STABILITY in English

STABILITY

noun

COLLOCATIONS FROM OTHER ENTRIES

peace and stability

The people of Congo richly deserve peace and stability.

COLLOCATIONS FROM CORPUS

■ ADJECTIVE

economic

And so, in the name of economic development and stability , they endorse authoritarian measures to control protesters.

Paradoxically, it has not even been able to undermine the relative economic stability of the imperialist countries.

Mr. Lord Does my right hon. Friend agree that the best method for underpinning democracy is through economic stability ?

During times of economic and political stability , on-the-field sports violence allows for tension release, through vicarious identification with the aggressor.

Only a strong central authority could guarantee internal peace and economic stability .

Mrs. Chalker My hon. Friend is right: economic stability is the only foundation for the sound development of democracy.

The nation-state holds, but nationalist mentalities are a constant threat to regional economic and political stability .

emotional

The chronic phase shows progressive deterioration in emotional stability so that relationships become progressively damaged.

There is also the need for emotional stability .

Determination. 10. Emotional stability . 11.

The image of intellectual and emotional self-control and stability projected by Nizan was fragile.

Financial security is high on your list of priorities, as are emotional stability , commitment and loyalty in relationships.

financial

Under conditions of hyper-inflation no factory manager has either capital or financial stability to invest in any kind of serious modernisation.

Devoted to public order and financial stability , he presided over and accelerated the collapse of both.

This move at least gave greater financial stability .

So much for promoting financial stability .

Finally, apart from achieving financial stability , what are your long term aims?

It is not the amount of money we earn which determines our financial stability , but the way we spend it.

great

Other forms of backstairs succession may be more peaceful but do not indicate much greater governmental stability .

In concrete operations, reasoning and thought acquire greater stability than prevails in preoperational thought.

This move at least gave greater financial stability .

Scheduled for release in mid-1998, Rhapsody promises even greater stability , still more networking support and a host of other features.

Lifetime employment gives employees greater career stability , and tends to contribute to better industrial relations.

This demonstrates the Aurora's great stability .

It has certainly not led to a greater family stability .

The realignment of exchange rates discussed above might suggest that it has not been very successful in promoting greater exchange rate stability .

internal

However, the Arab states also wished to escape the political impact of the refugee presence upon their own internal stability .

Moreover, neutrality favoured the internal political stability which, as we noted earlier, was of prime concern to Franco.

Such cohesion was dependent also on all member countries achieving through their economic and monetary policies further convergence towards internal stability .

This filling gives a high level of insulation and offers good internal stability .

monetary

By definition monetary stability has two dimensions: a price and an exchange rate dimension.

Again frustrated, the two were ripe for the monetary stability Clive Davis could offer.

The policy of economic rigour and monetary stability , which had kept inflation to around 3 percent, would nevertheless be maintained.

Countries with the greatest monetary stability , it admitted, keep their central banks free of political control.

political

Did political stability justify the pretensions and excesses of his republican monarchy?

The nation-state holds, but nationalist mentalities are a constant threat to regional economic and political stability .

The country's reputation for political stability and banking secrecy still brings in footloose cash from trouble-spots around the world.

Surely this could not explain more than two decades of political stability .

It means political stability in that corner of the world.

Hopes that political stability will encourage a bout of takeover activity, directed attention at all the old bid chestnuts.

During times of economic and political stability , on-the-field sports violence allows for tension release, through vicarious identification with the aggressor.

At the same time the prospects for political and economic stability in the Soviet Union continue to fade.

regional

They all oppose the creation of an independent Kurdish state, and their political manoeuvring has not helped regional stability .

relative

This is partly true-which explains the relative stability the Czech Republic enjoyed in the first half of the 1990s.

Paradoxically, it has not even been able to undermine the relative economic stability of the imperialist countries.

It had been designed in a period of relative economic stability and was not fitted for such tumultuous times.

The overwhelming reasons cited were the economic progress and develop-ment under his regime, and its relative stability .

Both latter categories suggest the relative stability of the York economy in 1899.

The decline of the relative stability and growth of world capitalism that marked the 1950s and the early 1960s.

The country's relative stability has tempted some people to return from overseas.

social

Both currents of revisionist work, then, contradict liberal optimism about the prospects of social stability in the countryside.

The male pattern is the enemy of social stability .

Many of the squatter settlements exhibit high levels of social organisation and stability rather than marginal characteristics.

Moreover, marriage promotes social stability and creates a spiritual, physical and emotional bond between two people.

This may be related to a relative lack of social stability: being more frequently single and in less permanent accommodation.

Social institutions are interdependent and social stability is achieved through gradual and minor accommodations.

Obviously, the existence of such ties and their translation into present day activity is dependent on geographical and social stability .

Here was a period when a universally accepted order could be discovered with a resulting social and political stability .

■ NOUN

price

The regulation of money supply may be used by governments to achieve specific economic objectives, e.g. full employment or price stability .

Flat or falling prices for key commodities also signal price stability , and slower growth.

Sterling was linked to gold and the gold standard ensured price stability .

We need an economy that is dedicated to price stability .

The most effective proven mechanism to achieve price stability is an independent central bank dedicated to that objective.

For this reason fears have been expressed that rising house prices pose a major threat to price stability generally.

Our aims must be: To achieve price stability .

rate

John Smith's devotion to the cause of exchange rate stability is not the symbol of virtue which many mistake it for.

Both ministers said exchange-\#rate stability would depend on national fiscal policies.

The realignment of exchange rates discussed above might suggest that it has not been very successful in promoting greater exchange rate stability .

These cover inflation, budget deficits, exchange rate stability and long-term interest rates.

■ VERB

achieve

The most effective proven mechanism to achieve price stability is an independent central bank dedicated to that objective.

The gas spuds drillings are arranged to achieve flame stability .

Subsistence economies sometimes achieve a low-grade stability by the very poverty of the general standard of living.

Our aims must be: To achieve price stability .

The inhabitants of the shanty towns have frequently achieved stability and social organisation through the establishment of personal networks and voluntary associations.

Finally, apart from achieving financial stability , what are your long term aims?

bring

But the political situation has not brought stability .

We will keep our rates at around £140-£150, which will, I believe, help bring some stability .

In those days I brought about stability and made laws.

ensure

The organization is free to use any available social mechanisms to enforce compliance and ensure its own stability . 5.

Adhering to these chains guaranteed by paternal law that by saying no to fusion ensures their stability , thus guarantees stable identity.

The government's overriding concern to ensure domestic stability ruled out the possibility of landless Emancipation.

It will recognize the critical role of that Treaty in ensuring military security and stability .

Special precautions were taken to ensure the stability of the track during excavation for the foundations of the structure.

The perceived need to ensure stability in society took precedence over fairness and justice.

It has the task of ensuring the stability and efficiency of the financial system.

To ensure frequency stability , make R3 much greater than R1 and use a high-quality feedback capacitor.

give

An extended arm supports the microscope head giving stability whilst allowing room for large boards to be examined.

The purposes of the additives are to give stability , dispersion, texture, and even flow.

The research will analyse the changing structure of leadership and the conditions which give rise to political stability and instability.

The crossed poles structure gives the stability you need to cope with high winds, together with a good space to weight ration.

This move at least gave greater financial stability .

The recoil gives you added stability , but you must take care that it doesn't thrust you backwards and off balance.

Lifetime employment gives employees greater career stability , and tends to contribute to better industrial relations.

In Parsons' view, the modern family deals only with the socialization of children and gives stability to adult personalities.

guarantee

However, such achievements do not guarantee stability .

In addition, feedforward nets are guaranteed to reach stability .

improve

The model 214-2F research biomass monitor has increased sensitivity, improved long-term stability and reduced effect of gas hold-up in fermenters.

Flare An outsole which is wider at the heel than the midsole - designed to improve stability .

Mostly, the drag and attendant weight of the line actually improves stability of a single line kite.

But the swingarm has been lengthened for improved high-speed stability and has a quick-release mechanism for the rear wheel.

Tail shapes have been added to extend the central vee and improve stability in pitch.

maintain

They will therefore consider how stratification systems help to maintain order and stability in society.

However some equipment may have to be left on, perhaps to maintain stability .

In the past, society had maintained a degree of stability and hierarchy.

If Ben took drugs to maintain his mental stability there was little he, Li Shai Tung, could do about it.

Switches of this kind maintain the stability of complex metabolic systems without altering the numbers or kinds of enzyme molecules present.

need

I need stability which I don't think we have had here for three seasons.

The bullpen needs stability after blowing 56-of-112 save opportunities the past two years.

They will also need more stability and higher performance to make the jump.

offer

Since Gloucester's arrival in London he had seemed to offer the stability which the council wanted.

Mini size offers stability and compactness.

Conventionality in a system of communication offers stability , and thereby makes communication feasible from one occasion to the next.

Blanche realises that she is becoming old and seeks some one who can offer her stability .

promote

The realignment of exchange rates discussed above might suggest that it has not been very successful in promoting greater exchange rate stability .

Moreover, marriage promotes social stability and creates a spiritual, physical and emotional bond between two people.

So much for promoting financial stability .

provide

It provides the stability of psychological reinforcement.

It provided stability , a particularly important quality after the Depression.

It was the women, in fact, who provided stability for this new type of community.

One new service is child care, which can free parents to look for permanent housing and provide stability for youngsters.

The upwards and outwards inclination of the kite either side of centre is what provides lateral stability .

Sandie and B provide the stability .

What provides stability to the fickleness of love is the material framework of marriage.

In the face of these contradictions, she must provide a blanket of stability , which warms but does not suffocate.

restore

The devaluation of the lira did help restore some sense of stability to other parts of the financial system.

President Fidel Ramos welcomed the accord as a step towards restoring political stability to the country, a precondition for economic revival.

The opposition had imposed a deadline of Aug. 31 for Nabiyev to restore stability or resign.

threaten

To do so would have threatened the stability of Franco's position and was, therefore, out of the question.

The nether side of meaning, the storehouse of representations that do not fit the current Symbolic order, threatens this stability .

Unconstrained elite dissensus threatens political stability under certain specific conditions.

Urban pressure for leisure access to the countryside also threatens the ecological stability of many areas.

It is not your job to worry about whether you threaten the stability of the world economy.

Walesa's critics had accused him of dangerous populism which threatened political and economic stability .

undermine

A test ban that could not inspire confidence would undermine stability and might even provoke a new arms race.

Paradoxically, it has not even been able to undermine the relative economic stability of the imperialist countries.

This leads to adhoc government intervention which in turn may undermine the consistency and stability of objectives still further.

Sudden and infrequent changes of many inputs clearly undermine stability .

EXAMPLES FROM OTHER ENTRIES

Our relationship provided the stability and comfort we both needed.

EXAMPLES FROM CORPUS

Both ministers said exchange-rate stability would depend on national fiscal policies.

Its stability needs and signalling capability are shown.

So school becomes a sanctuary, a haven of stability , hot food and teachers who care.

The products may differ in the stability of the foam.

There has been an emphasis on, and lauding of, the continuity and stability .

Veteran goalie Mike Vernon, the offseason acquisition made to return stability to the San Jose goal, was off his game.

Was there confidence, I asked, about stability ?

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