What is another word for fixity?

90 synonyms found


[ fˈɪksɪti], [ fˈɪksɪti], [ f_ˈɪ_k_s_ɪ_t_i]

How to use "Fixity" in context?

Fixity is the quality or state of being firm, stable, or reliable. It is a characteristic of many physical and biological systems, especially when they are in equilibrium. Examples of fixity in nature include the freezing of liquid water and the spinning of stable planets.

Fixity is also a quality of many objects of art, where the artist has worked to create a work that is both stable and enduring. Fixity can be seen as a central part of the work of a Masterpiece Artist. In the visual arts, a painting that is in continuous movement is often criticized as being sloppy or unMALte.

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