disequilibrate

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dis·e·quil·i·brate

 (dĭs′ĭ-kwĭl′ə-brāt′)
tr.v. dis·e·quil·i·brat·ed, dis·e·quil·i·brat·ing, dis·e·quil·i·brates
To upset the equilibrium of (the economy, for example); unbalance.

dis′e·quil′i·bra′tion n.

disequilibrate

(ˌdɪsɪˈkwɪlɪˌbreɪt)
vb (tr)
to remove equilibrium from
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