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What is the noun for steadying?

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stead
  1. (obsolete) A place, or spot, in general. [10th-16th c.]
  2. (obsolete) A place where a person normally rests; a seat. [10th-18th c.]
  3. (obsolete) A specific place or point on a body or other surface. [11th-15th c.]
  4. (obsolete) An inhabited place; a settlement, city, town etc. [13th-16th c.]
  5. (obsolete) An estate, a property with its grounds; a farm. [14th-19th c.]
  6. (obsolete) The frame on which a bed is laid; a bedstead. [15th-19th c.]
  7. (literary) The position or function (of someone or something), as taken on by a successor. [from 15th c.]
  8. Figuratively, an emotional or circumstantial "place" having specified advantages, qualities etc. (now only in phrases). [from 15th c.]
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  10. Examples:
    1. “Managing to gain King Peter's favor, she has acted in his stead during his illness.”
      “This willingness to embrace change as an opportunity should stand social work in good stead.”
steadfastness
  1. Loyalty in the face of trouble and difficulty.
  2. Steadfast resolution.
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  4. Examples:
    1. “Your father's steadfastness to his faith in the face of such appalling adversity is an inspiration.”
      “His display of passion and intent, his steadfastness not swayed by a biscuit, soothes my own restless soul.”
      “His steadfastness and resolve in the face of his critics are deserving of praise.”
steadiness
  1. the state of being steady
  2. the degree of stability
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  4. Examples:
    1. “Participation in the processes of nature endows the peasant with a stability and steadiness in his beliefs and the qualities of patience.”
      “His steadiness in the face of a crisis made him an invaluable servant to the Crown.”
      “However, the steadiness of the holographic projectors and audio systems prevented that.”
steading
stead
  1. (Singapore, colloquial) One's partner in a romantic relationship.
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  3. Examples:
    1. “Managing to gain King Peter's favor, she has acted in his stead during his illness.”
      “This willingness to embrace change as an opportunity should stand social work in good stead.”
steady
steadier
  1. That which steadies something.
steadfastnesses
steadinesses
steadiers
  1. plural of steadier
steadings
steads
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