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homeostasis or homoeostasis (ˌhəʊmɪəʊˈsteɪsɪs)
1.  the maintenance of metabolic equilibrium within an animal by a tendency to compensate for disrupting changes
2.  the maintenance of equilibrium within a social group, person, etc
homoeostasis or homoeostasis
homeostatic or homoeostasis
homoeostatic or homoeostasis

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