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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 in·sta·bil·i·ty /ˌɪn(t)stəˈbɪləti/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 in·sta·bil·i·ty /ˌɪn(t)stəˈbɪlətɪ/ 名詞

From: Taiwan MOE computer dictionary


From: Network Terminology


From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 In·sta·bil·i·ty n.; pl. Instabilities
 1. The quality or condition of being unstable; lack of stability, firmness, or steadiness; liability to give way or to fail; insecurity; precariousness; as, the instability of a building.
 2. Lack of determination of fixedness; inconstancy; fickleness; mutability; changeableness; as, instability of character, temper, custom, etc.
 Syn: -- Inconstancy; fickleness; changeableness; wavering; unsteadiness; unstableness.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: an unstable order [ant: stability]
      2: unreliability attributable to being unstable
      3: a state of disequilibrium (as may occur in cases of inner
         ear disease) [syn: imbalance, unbalance] [ant: balance]
      4: the quality or attribute of being unstable and irresolute
         [syn: unstableness] [ant: stability, stability]