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 for imbalance
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: a lack of balance or state of disequilibrium; "a hormonal
           imbalance" [syn: imbalance, instability, unbalance]
           [ant: balance]
      2: (mathematics) a lack of symmetry [syn: asymmetry,
         dissymmetry, imbalance] [ant: balance,
         correspondence, symmetricalness, symmetry]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  42 Moby Thesaurus words for "imbalance":
     anamorphism, anamorphosis, asymmetry, buckle, contortion,
     contrariety, crookedness, detorsion, deviation, difference,
     disequilibrium, disparity, disproportion, distortion, gnarl,
     heterogeneity, inadequacy, inequality, inequity, injustice,
     insufficiency, irregularity, knot, lopsidedness, nonuniformity,
     odds, overbalance, quirk, screw, shortcoming, torsion, tortuosity,
     turn, twist, unbalance, unevenness, unfair discrimination,
     unsymmetry, warp, wrench, wrest, wring

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