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balance

noun (EQUAL) 相等     /ˈbæl.ənts/
[S or U] a state where things are of equal weight or force; equilibrium 平衡 The toddler wobbled and lost his balance (= started to fall sideways). 那个刚学步的小孩摇摇晃晃,几下就失去了平衡。 She had to hold onto the railings to keep her balance (= to stop herself from falling). 她得扶住围栏才能保持平衡。 New tax measures are designed to redress the balance (= make the situation more equal) between rich and poor. 新的税收措施旨在通过再次分配使贫富差距趋于合理。 We must strike a balance between reckless spending and penny-pinching (= try to have something between these two things). 我们必须花费有度,既不能肆意挥霍,也不要一毛不拔。 Balance and imbalance
[U] The balance on a piece of electronic equipment for playing music is the particular mixture of different sounds, or the device which controls this. (乐音的)平衡,安排与调整;(乐器)平衡器 Recording sounds and imagesAmplifiers, microphones and speakers
on balance
after thinking about all the different facts or opinions 总的说来 I would say that, on balance, it hasn't been a bad year. 总的说来,我觉得今年还不错。 Balance and imbalance
(Definition of balance noun (EQUAL) from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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