equilibratory


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e·quil·i·brate

 (ĭ-kwĭl′ə-brāt′)
v. e·quil·i·brat·ed, e·quil·i·brat·ing, e·quil·i·brates
v.intr.
To be in or bring about equilibrium.
v.tr.
To maintain in or bring into equilibrium.

e·quil′i·bra′tion n.
e·quil′i·bra·to′ry (-brə-tôr′ē) adj.

equilibratory

(ˌɛkwɪˈlɪbrətərɪ)
adj
inclined to produce equilibrium
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Had we been an equilibratory species when we rose up in Africa, we might never have left.
McNab (1974) has analyzed the relationship between clustering behavior, body size, roost temperature, and the equilibratory body temperature of bats in torpor.