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Synonyms for balance

Synonyms for balance

a stable state characterized by the cancellation of all forces by equal opposing forces

satisfying arrangement marked by even distribution of elements, as in a design

what remains after a part has been used or subtracted

to examine in order to note the similarities and differences of

to put in balance

to place or be placed on a narrow or insecure surface


Synonyms for balance

equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account

harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design)

something left after other parts have been taken away

(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra

the seventh sign of the zodiac

a weight that balances another weight

a wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine

compute credits and debits of an account

Related Words

hold or carry in equilibrium

be in equilibrium

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The monetary approach views balance-of-payments problems as essentially transitory and self-correcting, provided the authorities do not sterilize the effects of the changes in reserves by means of compensating the changes in domestic credit.
However, an extensive use of exchange and capital controls exercised by a majority of the LDCs to deal with their balance-of-payments difficulties would render the assumptions underlying the market-clearing process as postulated by this theory implausible.
The Monetary Theory of Balance-of-Payments Policies.
Traditional Approaches to Balance-of-Payments Analysis.
Balance-of-payments support of more than US$17 billion by the IMF and other official creditors is expected to meet Thailand's external financing requirements through 1998 and help achieve its foreign reserve targets.
Excess Supplies of Money and the Balance-of-Payments Deficits, Kyklos, 24, 775-777.
Aspects of Balance-of-Payments and Exchange-Rate Theory in Italian Economic Thought, in Tullio, Giuseppe, The Monetary Approach to External Adjustment: A Case Study of Italy, New York: St.