stabilization-process

stabilization

[stey-buh-li-zey-shuhn]
noun
1.
the act or process of stabilizing or the state of being stabilized.
2.
Also called stabilization process. Photography. a process for making temporary black-and-white prints using special sensitized paper (stabilization paper) that can be rapidly processed through one or two solutions that quickly develop and stabilize the nonpermanent image.

Origin:
1920–25; stabilize + -ation

restabilization, noun
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stabilization

noun
1. the act of stabilizing something or making it more stable; "he worked for price stabilization for farm products"; "wage stabilization is necessary for industrial peace"; "stabilization means that the product can be handled under atmospheric conditions" [ant: destabilisation
2. the act of making something (as a vessel or aircraft) less likely to overturn 
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