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asymmetryimbalanceinstability
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Definition of the noun imbalance

What does imbalance mean as a name of something?

noun - plural: imbalances

  1. a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium
    • example: a hormonal imbalance
    • lexical domain: States - nouns denoting stable states of affairs
    • synonyms of imbalance: instability / unbalance
    • antonym of imbalance: balance
    • more generic word: disequilibrium = loss of equilibrium attributable to an unstable situation in which some forces outweigh others
  2. (mathematics) a lack of symmetry

Alternative definition of the noun imbalance

noun

  1. The property of not being in balance.

Groups

  1. Imbalance is a musical group.
    • album: "Wreaks Havoc With The Inner Ear"
  2. Imbalance is a musical group.
    • albums: "Readymade Contraptions of Descent", "Period Three Implies Chaos"
    • official website: www.imbalance.no

Music

  1. "Imbalance" is a composition.
    • music and lyrics by Qbz
  2. "Imbalance" is a musical album of Andraculoid.
  3. "Imbalance" is a musical album of Mourning Caress.
    • released in (13 years ago)
  4. "Imbalance" is a composition.

Writings

"Imbalance" is a book by V. E. Mitchell.

  • also known as "Star Trek, the Next Generation: Imbalance"
  • genre: Speculative fiction
  • copyright: 1992

Film

"Imbalance" a.k.a. "Desequilíbrio" is a 2014 short animation film directed by Filipe Carrijo Storck, Edgard Antonio Alves de Paiva and Luiz Henrique Marques.

Miscellanea

Imbalance is a symptom.

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Imbalance

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Google previewAnnual Growth Policy Report (1975)

by Montgomery County Planning Board (Montgomery County, Md.)

For instance: Jobs People Imbalance means unemployment or reduced income. Shelter People = Q' Imbalance means overcrowding and high cost. Community People = Q/~ Imbalance means alienation and crime. Transport People = Q ...

Google previewRehabilitation of the Spine (2007)

A Practitioner's Manual by Craig Liebenson

Muscle imbalance is a systemic change in the quality of muscle dysfunction that results in altered joint mechanics leading to pain, dysfunction, and eventually degeneration. Muscle imbalance is the altered relationship and balance between ...

Google previewTheory of International Trade (1980)

A Dual, General Equilibrium Approach by Avinash Dixit, Victor Norman

Thus any payments imbalance is a planned imbalance — not planned by any central agency, but consistent with the optimum plans of all consumers and producers. And there is an obvious analogy between payments imbalances and trade in ...

Google previewMixing Audio (2013)

Concepts, Practices and Tools by Roey Izhaki

While left/right imbalance is the most severe of all stereo problems, stereo spread imbalance is the most common.

The most obvious type of stereo spread imbalance is a nearly monophonic mix – one that makes very little use of the sides, ...

Google previewThe Future of Pakistan (2011)

by Stephen P. Cohen

Pakistan is unlikely to extricate itself from its “path dependent” pattern of tolerating a gross imbalance of power between the military and civilians.1 This imbalance is an enduring legacy of the country's birth as a ramshackle postcolonial state ...

Google previewRecent Developments in the Study of Benign Breast Disease: The Proceedings of the 5th International Symposium on Benign (1993)

by R.E. Mansel

The aetiology of mastopathy is unknown, but it is accepted that hormonal imbalance is a potential cause. Therefore, the treatment of mastopathy consists largely of endocrine manipulation, and antiestrogenic drugs have long been used for this ...

Google previewThe Public Debt Problem (2013)

A Comprehensive Guide by P. Lemieux

1The fiscal imbalance is the presentvalue ofthedifference between forecasted federal expendituresand revenues, taking intoaccount allactual debts and assets ofthefederal ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Occupational Science and Occupational Therapy (2017)

by Matthew Molineux

The imbalance may occur in a number of ways, for example: between selfcare, productivity, and leisure occupations; between active and sedentary occupations; between occupations one chooses and those one is obliged to perform; between ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Food Issues (2015)

by Ken Albala

Agni is governed by the three Doshas, therefore any imbalance in Vata, Pitta, and Kapha will produce an imbalance in Agni. Ayurveda delineates four possible states of Agni with regard to its strength. In Sama Agni, Vata, Pitta, and Kapha are ...

Google previewPocket Ophthalmic Dictionary, Including Pronunciation, Derivation and Definition of the Words Used in Optometry and Ophthalmology (1916)

Together with a Complete Description of the Light Wave Theory, Anatomy of the Eye, Functions, Blood and Nerve Supply of the Different Parts... by James John Lewis

Muscular Imbalance. It is generally agreed by the authorities of today that ametropia is responsible for 90 per cent of Muscular Imbalance. For this reason it is considered advisable to always correct any ...

Google previewPocket Optical Dictionary (1908)

Including Pronunciation and Definition of the Principal Words Used in Optometry and Ophthalmology, Together with a Complete Description of the Light Wave Theory, Anatomy of the Eye, Functions and Nerve Supply of the Different Parts... by James John Lewis

muscular Imbalance. It is generally agreed by the authorities of today that ametropia is responsible for 90 per cent of Muscular Imbalance. For this reason it is considered advisable to always correct any ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Sports Medicine: An IOC Medical Commission Publication, Endurance in Sport (2008)

by R. J. Shephard, P.-O. Astrand

Functional leg shortening can also result from sacroiliac joint dysfunction, unilateral excessive pronation, lumbar muscular pain and contractions or imbalance. Many biomechanical alterations have been proposed to result from leg length ...

Google previewDictionary of Financial Terms (2007)

by Virginia B. Morris, Kenneth M. Morris

Order imbalance An order imbalance occurs when there are substantially more buy orders in a particular security than there are sell orders, or the reverse. The result is a wide spread between bid and ask prices. A specialist on an exchange ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Multicultural Education (1999)

by Bruce M. Mitchell, Robert E. Salsbury

IMBALANCE, a term used in multicultural writings, has related to the ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dentistry (2010)

by Robert Ireland

imbalance. n. A disharmonious relationship between two or more functional systems, structures, or organs. imbibition. n. (v. imbibe) The absorption of liquid by a solid or a gel. For example, *glass ionomer cement undergoes imbibition of water ...

Google previewDictionary of Medical Vocabulary in English, 1375–1550 (2016)

Body Parts, Sicknesses, Instruments, and Medicinal Preparations by Juhani Norri

Imbalance ofthefour humoursor ofthefour qualities. 1545 RoessByrthY2v: Allsterilite then for ye most part ensueth and commeth ...

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Usage statistics about imbalance

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun imbalance:

asymmetryimbalanceinstability

Comparison of usage frequency between the noun imbalance and its most common antonym:

balanceimbalance

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People might say I'm difficult, but did you ever hear anyone describe a label as 'difficult'? By nature, artists should challenge. When they call you difficult, it is a reflection of the imbalance of power. (Michelle Shocked)
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Scrabble value of I1M3B3A1L1A1N1C3E1

The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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