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Describing a system in a state in which a small change induces a restoring force to oppose the change and return the system to its initial state. For example, a ball resting in the valley between two hills is a stable system. If the ball were to roll from equilibrium to a higher position, its weight would pull it back towards the equilibrium. Compare unstable.  

 

 

 
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