dis-equilibration

disequilibrate

[dis-i-kwil-uh-breyt, dis-ee-kwuh-lahy-breyt]
verb (used with object), disequilibrated, disequilibrating.
to put out of equilibrium; unbalance: A period of high inflation could disequilibrate the monetary system.

Origin:
1895–1900; dis- + equilibrate

disequilibration, noun
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