Words: Mobile and Stabile

Mobile : moábile 'mO-"bEl

Word Definitions: Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary

moábile Pronunciation: 'mO-"bEl

Function: noun : a construction or sculpture frequently of wire and sheet metal shapes with parts that can be set in motion by air currents; also: a similar structure (as of paper or plastic) suspended so that it moves in a current of air.

Stabile staábile Pronunciation: 'sta -"bEl

Function: noun Etymology: probably from French, from Latin stabilis, adjective : an abstract sculpture or construction similar in appearance to a mobile but made to be stationary