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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. equality of distribution;
[syn: balance, equilibrium, equipoise, counterbalance]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Equipoise \E"qui*poise\, n. [Equi- + poise.] 1. Equality of weight or force; hence, equilibrium; a state in which the two ends or sides of a thing are balanced, and hence equal; state of being equally balanced; -- said of moral, political, or social interests or forces. [1913 Webster] The means of preserving the equipoise and the tranquillity of the commonwealth. --Burke. [1913 Webster] Our little lives are kept in equipoise By opposite attractions and desires. --Longfellow. [1913 Webster] 2. Counterpoise. [1913 Webster] The equipoise to the clergy being removed. --Buckle. Equipollence
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

equipoise n 1: equality of distribution [syn: balance, equilibrium, equipoise, counterbalance]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

37 Moby Thesaurus words for "equipoise": balance, ballast, coequality, coextension, consideration, correspondence, counterbalance, counterpoise, counterweight, equality, equation, equilibrium, equipollence, equiponderance, equity, equivalence, equivalency, equivalent, evenness, give-and-take, identity, justice, levelness, likeness, makeweight, offset, par, parallelism, parity, poise, proportion, quid pro quo, setoff, something of value, stasis, symmetry, tit for tat