Definition of multistable in English:

multistable

Pronunciation /ˌmʌltɪˈsteɪbl/

adjective

  • 1Of a system: composed of a number of interconnected or interdependent subsystems each of which can achieve stability independently of the others.

  • 2Stable in more than one state; multiply stable.

Origin

1950s. From multi- + stable. Compare earlier bistable, and also monostable, ultrastable.