even out

phrasal verb

evened out; evening out; evens out
: to become level
After a long climb the ground evened out.
: to make (something) even and smooth
Let me even out the rug.
: to reach a balanced or middle state between extremes over a period of time
The economy had good periods and bad periods, but it all evened out by the end of the year.
Any variations will be evened out eventually.

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“Even out.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/even%20out. Accessed 1 Jun. 2023.

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