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offset

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a weight that balances another weight

a compensating equivalent

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contrast with equal weight or force

oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions

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Since the doors were too heavy to be lifted up without counterbalancing, the solution was to suspend weights off pulleys mounted on a roof beam a story above.
Counterbalancing these negative changes, accumulated excess spread and market value increases of the reference portfolio loans have resulted in a net collateral value increase of approximately $1.
Standing almost 150 meters tall, it has an inclined pylon counterbalancing the weight of the bridge deck and its traffic.
With their cheerful, quizzical expressions, the finches and parakeets function as mascots or interlocutors counterbalancing the verbiage--or commenting on it, like the figures in Renaissance paintings that turn outward to engage the viewer.
But our job as musical theater dramatists, especially in this medium at Disney, is to give it the counterbalancing lightness and humor that really strengthens the film.
Counterbalancing the above mentioned credit challenges is the essentiality of an airport system as a key transportation link to the CNMI.
For a star greater than about four times the sun's mass, the counterbalancing pressure becomes as strong as the density of the star.