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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: counterbalance(0.01146 detik)
Found 3 items, similar to counterbalance.
English → Indonesian (quick)
mengimbangi, menimbangi, menimpali
English → English (WordNet)
n 1: an equivalent counterbalancing weight [syn: counterweight,
counterpoise, balance, equalizer, equaliser]
2: equality of distribution [syn: balance, equilibrium, equipoise]
3: a compensating equivalent [syn: offset]
v 1: adjust or make up for; “engineers will work to correct the
effects or air resistance” [syn: compensate, correct,
even out, even off, even up]
2: oppose with equal weight or force [syn: oppose]
3: oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions;
“This will counteract the foolish actions of my
colleagues” [syn: counteract, countervail, neutralize]
English → English (gcide)
Counterbalance \Coun`ter*bal"ance\ (-b?l"ans), v. t. [imp. & p.
p. Counterbalanced (-anst); p. pr. & vb. n.
To oppose with an equal weight or power; to counteract the
power or effect of; to countervail; to equiponderate; to
The remaining air was not able to counterbalance the
mercurial cylinder. --Boyle.
The study of mind is necessary to counterbalance and
correct the influence of the study of nature. --Sir W.
Counterbalance \Coun"ter*bal`ance\ (koun"t?r-b?l`ans), n.
A weight, power, or agency, acting against or balancing
(a) A mass of metal in one side of a driving wheel or fly
wheel, to balance the weight of a crank pin, etc., on the
opposite side of the wheel.
(b) A counterpoise to balance the weight of anything, as of a
drawbridge or a scale beam.
Money is the counterbalance to all other things
purchasable by it. --Locke.