"stabilize" in the verb sense
1. stabilize, stabilise
make stable and keep from fluctuating or put into an equilibrium
"The drug stabilized her blood pressure"
2. brace, steady, stabilize, stabilise
support or hold steady and make steadfast, with or as if with a brace
"brace your elbows while working on the potter's wheel"
3. stabilize, stabilise
become stable or more stable
"The economy stabilized"
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