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[ek-wuh-buh l, ee-kwuh-] /ˈɛk wə bəl, ˈi kwə-/

free from many changes or variations; uniform:
an equable climate; an equable temperament.
uniform in operation or effect, as laws.
even-tempered; placid
unvarying; uniform: an equable climate

1670s, back-formation from equability or else from Latin aequabilis “equal, consistent, uniform,” from aequare “make uniform” (see equate).


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