Definition of equilibrize in English:


(also equilibrise)


[WITH OBJECT]rare, literary
  • Counteract or equal the effect or importance of; balance.

    • ‘We were not able to equilibrize the nitrogen balance in the soil even with repeated manuring and the use of mineral nitrogen.’
    • ‘The air necessary to equilibrize the pressure of water, is drawn from the reservoirs at the surface.’
    • ‘Collisions between particles of equal masses quickly equilibrize their velocities via momentum exchange.’
    • ‘I am entrusted by her Majesty with the task of allegorically depicting seven theological virtues and not three, a number recognized as inadequate to equilibrize the seven deadly sins.’
    • ‘Planets less dominant than the sun and moon have, undoubtedly, their share in equilibrizing the waters of the earth.’