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instable

[ in-stey-buhl ]
/ ɪnˈsteɪ bəl /
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adjective
not stable; unstable.
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Origin of instable

First recorded in 1375–1425; late Middle English word from Latin word instabilis.See in-3, stable2
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British Dictionary definitions for instable

instable
/ (ɪnˈsteɪbəl) /

adjective
a less common word for unstable
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