1 (chemistry, physics, biology) resistant to change
2 not able or intended to be moved; "the immovable hills" [syn: immovable, immoveable, unmovable] n : a sculpture having fixed units (usually constructed of sheet metal) and attached to a fixed support [ant: mobile]
EtymologyFrom etyl la stabilis
- Abstract sculpture or structure of wire, sheet metal, etc.
Stabile is a surname derived from the medieval personal name Stabile (from Latin stabilis) and is mainly found among people from southern Italy.
Stabile may also refer to:
- "For Stabile", The Family Name: Dictionary of American Family Names, Oxford Univ. Press, ISBN 0-19-508137-4 Limited Use LICENSE My through MyFamily.com
art object, brainchild, bric-a-brac, bronze, cast, classic, composition, constant, creation, design, equable, even, grotesque, kitsch, marble, master, masterpiece, masterwork, mobile, museum piece, nude, old master, pasticcio, pastiche, piece, piece of virtu, sculpture, stable, statue, still life, study, terra cotta, unchanging, uniform, unvarying, virtu, work, work of art