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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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A deformable mirror or perhaps contact lenses designed with an adaptive optics system could also improve a person's vision by compensating for such aberrations, the researchers suggest.
In many applications, the BragNet DCGs, with their very high power handling capability and low insertion loss, can be used to complement DCF and offer a means of compensating for chromatic dispersion on a per wavelength basis.
By compensating for the effects of temperature on current, the designer can guarantee that the laser always operates within specifications.
Patent Number 5,361,319, which relates to optical fibers that improve the operation of fiber-based telecommunication systems by compensating for the detrimental dispersion (spreading out) of light signals normally found in optical fiber systems.
12 to eight second periods, easily compensating for changing, drifting offsets.