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Meaning of “balance” - Learner’s Dictionary

balance

verb     /ˈbæləns/
NOT FALL [I, T] B2 to be in a position where you will not fall to either side, or to put something in this position: She was trying to balance a book on her head.Balance and imbalance
IMPORTANCE [T] B2 to give the correct amount of importance to each thing so that a situation is successful: I struggle to balance work and family commitments.Balance and imbalance
balance the books/budget to make sure that you do not spend more money than you getAccountingBudgeting and saving money
(Definition of balance verb from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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