destabilization


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de·sta·bi·lize

 (dē-stā′bə-līz′)
tr.v. de·sta·bi·lized, de·sta·bi·liz·ing, de·sta·bi·liz·es
1. To upset the stability or smooth functioning of: a policy that threatens to destabilize the economy; a new weapon that threatens to destabilize nuclear deterrence.
2. To undermine the power of (a government or leader) by subversive or terrorist acts.

de·sta′bi·li·za′tion (-lĭ-zā′shən) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.destabilization - an event that causes a loss of equilibrium (as of a ship or aircraft)
aircraft - a vehicle that can fly
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
alteration, change, modification - an event that occurs when something passes from one state or phase to another; "the change was intended to increase sales"; "this storm is certainly a change for the worse"; "the neighborhood had undergone few modifications since his last visit years ago"
2.destabilization - the action of destabilizing; making something less stable (especially of a government or country or economy)
action - something done (usually as opposed to something said); "there were stories of murders and other unnatural actions"
governing, government activity, government, governance, administration - the act of governing; exercising authority; "regulations for the governing of state prisons"; "he had considerable experience of government"
stabilization, stabilisation - the act of stabilizing something or making it more stable; "he worked for price stabilization for farm products"; "wage stabilization is necessary for industrial peace"; "stabilization means that the product can be handled under atmospheric conditions"
Translations

destabilization

[diːˌsteɪbɪlaɪˈzeɪʃən] Ndesestabilización f

destabilization

[diːˌsteɪbəlaɪˈzeɪʃən] destabilisation (British) n [country, government] → déstabilisation f

destabilization

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India has been cause of regional destabilization and was behind frequent tensions in Pak-Afghan relations which have badly damaged the bilateral trade hitting millions of people, Patron Islamabad Chamber of Small Traders Shahid Rasheed Butt said.
Bam Aquino said top government officials should stop floating news about destabilization as the Armed Force of the Philippines (AFP) already declared that it has monitored no moves to oust President Duterte from his post.
Osman Al-Muharij has stressed that the Kingdom is ready to deal with destabilization attempts.
The Middle East and Europe have a long history of shifting boundaries and periods of destabilization.
That way we can stop the destabilization and eventual conflicts in Macedonia", stressed Ramadani.
The question being posed, the paper further adds, is whether Seselj's release is part of the plan for the destabilization of the Balkans, which stands a buffer zone between the East and the West.
Though there are forces interested in destabilization of the situation in Kyrgyzstan, since then this destabilization, orchestrated chaos could be spread to the rest of Central Asia and the neighboring China," the President stressed.