equipoise


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e·qui·poise

 (ē′kwə-poiz′, ĕk′wə-)
n.
1. Equality in distribution, as of weight, relationship, or emotional forces; equilibrium.
2. A counterpoise; a counterbalance.

equipoise

(ˈɛkwɪˌpɔɪz)
n
1. even balance of weight or other forces; equilibrium
2. a counterbalance; counterpoise
vb
(tr) to offset or balance in weight or force; balance

e•qui•poise

(ˈi kwəˌpɔɪz, ˈɛk wə-)

n., v. -poised, -pois•ing. n.
1. an equal distribution of weight; even balance; equilibrium.
2. a counterpoise.
v.t.
3. to equal or offset in weight; balance.
[1625–35]

equipoise


Past participle: equipoised
Gerund: equipoising

Imperative
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Present
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Preterite
I equipoised
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Present Continuous
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Present Perfect
I have equipoised
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Past Continuous
I was equipoising
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Past Perfect
I had equipoised
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Future
I will equipoise
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Future Perfect
I will have equipoised
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he/she/it will have equipoised
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Future Continuous
I will be equipoising
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Present Perfect Continuous
I have been equipoising
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Future Perfect Continuous
I will have been equipoising
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Past Perfect Continuous
I had been equipoising
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Conditional
I would equipoise
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he/she/it would equipoise
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Past Conditional
I would have equipoised
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he/she/it would have equipoised
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.equipoise - equality of distributionequipoise - equality of distribution    
structure, construction - a thing constructed; a complex entity constructed of many parts; "the structure consisted of a series of arches"; "she wore her hair in an amazing construction of whirls and ribbons"
conformation - a symmetrical arrangement of the parts of a thing
symmetry, proportion - balance among the parts of something

equipoise

noun
A stable state characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces:
Translations
evenwichttegenwicht

equipoise

[ˈiːkwɪpɔɪz] N (frm) → estabilidad f

equipoise

n (form: = equilibrium) → Gleichgewicht nt
References in classic literature ?
The doctor lit the combustible in his cylinder and turned the flame so as to produce a rapid heat, and the balloon, which had rested on the ground in perfect equipoise, began to rise in a few minutes, so that the seamen had to slacken the ropes they held it by.
Gradually, however, the conviction came upon me that I could, by a certain concentration of thought, think the veil away, and so get a glimpse of the mysterious face--as to which the two questions, "is she pretty?" and "is she plain?", still hung suspended, in my mind, in beautiful equipoise.
Kuwait and neighbouring Iraq have jointly signed a contract with the British energy advisory firm ERC Equipoise to prepare a study for the development of joint oil fields on the border between the two countries, reported state news agency KUNA .
Both neighboring countries have picked British energy advisory firm ERC Equipoise (ERCE) to determine the optimal way to invest and tap their shared oilfields.
BAGHDAD / NINA /- Oil Ministry spokesman Assem Jihad said on Wednesday that an agreement was reached between Iraq and Kuwait on the selection of the third party, the "global consultant", ERC Equipoise Pte.Ltd.UK "on preparing a study on the exploitation and invest the border joint fields between Iraq and Kuwait.
A brown Jiffy bag in one box contained a total of 320 Pregabalin capsules, 170 Buprenorphine tablets, 98 Zopiclone tablets, 20 Letrozole tablets, three glass vials of Equipoise anabolic steroid, three mobile phone SIM cards, and 910g of spice.
(TSX: TAO and OTCQX: TAOIF) confirms that ERC Equipoise Ltd.
To insist on his culpability despite the contradicting evidence that shows that his act was done with good intention and based on a legitimate reason would violate his right to be presumed innocent and the equipoise rule," it added.
Earlier this month, the UAE's Ministry of Climate Change and Environment signed an agreement with the Higher Committee of the Special Olympics to equipoise the carbon footprint at Special Olympics World Games Abu Dhabi 2019, in line with targets set by UAE's Supreme Council of Energy in June 2018 to cut 11 million tonnes of local carbon emissions by 2021.
The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationships among patients' power as knowing participation in change, engagement in healthcare decision-making, and satisfaction with healthcare decision-making as theoretical manifestations of patient equipoise. In this study, the concept of equipoise was considered within the context of individual patient's healthcare decisions.
"This phase 2 trial creates equipoise for larger, more definitive studies of zoliflodacin," Dr.