Synonyms and Antonyms for punctuated-equilibrium

1. punctuated equilibrium (n.)

a theory of evolution holding that evolutionary change in the fossil record came in fits and starts rather than in a steady process of slow change

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2. equilibrium (n.)

a stable situation in which forces cancel one another

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3. equilibrium (n.)

a chemical reaction and its reverse proceed at equal rates

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4. equilibrium (n.)

equality of distribution

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5. equilibrium (n.)

a sensory system located in structures of the inner ear that registers the orientation of the head

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