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Entry Word: counterbalance
Function: noun
Text: a force or influence that makes an opposing force ineffective or less effective <charitable giving is usually a good counterbalance to the self-indulgent commercialism of the Christmas season>
Synonyms balance, canceler (or canceller), counteraction, counterpoise, counterweight, equipoise, neutralizer, offset
Related Words trade-off