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Synonyms for compensate

make amends


Synonyms for compensate

to act as an equalizing weight or force to

to give payment to in return for goods or services rendered

to give a satisfactory return to

Synonyms for compensate

make amends for

make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities

do or give something to somebody in return

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make payment to

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So quick was the Tribunal to compensate itself and the nation for a chance lost, that these five came down to him before he left the place, condemned to die within twenty-four hours.
This technology accurately compensates for variations in the characteristics of transceiver components and distortions introduced in the transmission path, making it possible to communicate at 400 Gbps per wavelength using inexpensive optical transceiver components.
Summary: Canon Middle East announced today the development of Hybrid Image Stabilizer (IS), the world's first* optical Image Stabilizer which compensates for both angular camera shake and shift camera shake.
This compensates for downward angle, allowing you to use a laser rangefinder directly on deer without the need to aim low on the target.
Key statement: The shock absorber includes a flee floating pressure tube that is able to expand or contract axially without breaking a seal, a hybrid piston rod with a shaft of one material that compensates for differing thermal expansions and a cap of another material that absorbs axial forces, a unique rod guide assembly with a biasing member that compensates for differing thermal expansion, and a unique cylinder end assembly with a biasing member made from springs, a rubber block or pressurized gas.
An IR edge detector for opaque films and light nonwovens has a new two-beam feature that compensates for dust.
The 294-foot, aluminum-hulled catamaran, above, has a crew of only 42 personnel, but automation compensates for the reduced manning.
A third part of the training pattern contains a half-frequency signal to ensure that the receiver compensates for the skew of the system on the right edge.
Driver pins mechanically compensate for out-of-square parts while the spring-loaded center compensates for center size variation.