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steady state

n. Physics
A stable condition that does not change over time or in which change in one direction is continually balanced by change in another.

steady state

n
(General Physics) physics the condition of a system when some or all of the quantities describing it are independent of time but not necessarily in thermodynamic or chemical equilibrium. See also equilibrium6

stead·y state

(stĕd′ē)
A stable condition that does not change over time or in which any one change is continually balanced by another.
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The data considered seem to be quite consistent with the two steady-state possibilities.
Both of these changes reduce the steady-state value of output and capital per efficiency unit, but the one decreases while the other increases the level of capital and output per capita at every date in the future compared to what they would have been with no change.
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The original guidelines were calculated from steady-state analysis.
The steady-state motion presented as an ellipse centered at the working poin, which is intersection of moment characteristics of the asynchronous motor with the loading charateristics of DC motor with separate excitation.
Whereas local analysis ignored the zero bound on nominal interest rates, global analysis showed that the zero bound implied the existence of a second steady-state equilibrium, with low inflation and a low nominal interest rate.
After an introductory chapter, he covers fluid properties, steady-state characteristics of circuit components, the steady-state performance of systems, system dynamics, system control, and some case studies.
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A steady-state economy is characterized by stable population and consumption.

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