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plural of balance
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as in scales
a device for measuring weight use a balance to make sure you get the amounts precisely correct

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as in offsets
a force or influence that makes an opposing force ineffective or less effective the balance to the mountain of complaints are the many letters of praise that we also receive

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balances

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verb

present tense third-person singular of balance

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“Balances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/balances. Accessed 14 Jun. 2024.

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