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General dictionaries General (36 matching dictionaries)
  1. balance, the balance: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]
  2. balance, the Balance: Oxford Learner's Dictionaries [home, info]
  3. Balance, balance: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  4. balance, the Balance: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  5. Balance, balance: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  6. balance, balance: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  7. Balance, balance: Wordnik [home, info]
  8. balance: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  9. balance: Wiktionary [home, info]
  10. balance: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  11. balance: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  12. balance: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  13. balance: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  14. balance: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  15. balance: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  16. balance: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  17. balance: Cambridge International Dictionary of Idioms [home, info]
  18. Balance (Akrobatik album), Balance (Armin van Buuren album), Balance (Leo Kottke album), Balance (Swollen Members album), Balance (Van Halen album), Balance (ability), Balance (accounting), Balance (advertisement), Balance (album), Balance (band), Balance (cartoon), Balance (device for weighing), Balance (disambiguation), Balance (game design), Balance (installation), Balance (metaphysics), Balance (puzzle), Balance (wine), Balance, The Balance: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  19. balance: Cambridge International Dictionary of Phrasal Verbs [home, info]
  20. Balance: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  21. balance: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  22. balance: Rhymezone [home, info]
  23. balance, balance, balance (f): AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  24. balance: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  25. BALANCE: Dictionary of Americanisms (1848) [home, info]
  26. Balance: E Cobham Brewer, The Reader's Handbook [home, info]
  27. Balance, Balance: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable (1898) [home, info]
  28. Balance: 1911 edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica [home, info]
  29. balance: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  30. balance: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  31. balance: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  32. balance: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  33. Balance: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  34. balance: Wikimedia Commons US English Pronunciations [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (7 matching dictionaries)
  1. balance: ArtLex Lexicon of Visual Art Terminology [home, info]
  2. Balance: English-Chinese Dictionary of Graphic Communications (Big 5) [home, info]
  3. Balance: Epicurus.com Beer Glossary [home, info]
  4. Balance: Epicurus.com Coffee Glossary [home, info]
  5. Balance: Epicurus.com Wine Glossary [home, info]
  6. Balance: Natural Magick [home, info]
  7. balance: ODLIS: Online Dictionary of Library and Information Science [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (10 matching dictionaries)
  1. Balance: MoneyGlossary.com [home, info]
  2. balance: Webster's New World Law Dictionary [home, info]
  3. balance: INVESTORWORDS [home, info]
  4. BALANCE: Accounting Glossary [home, info]
  5. Balance: Construction Term Glossary [home, info]
  6. BALANCE: Bouvier's Law Dictionary 1856 Edition [home, info]
  7. balance: Legal dictionary [home, info]
  8. Balance: Accounting, Business Studies and Economics Dictionary [home, info]
  9. balance: BusinessDictionary.com [home, info]
  10. Balance: Financial dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. balance: Dictionary of Algorithms and Data Structures [home, info]
  2. balance: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Medicine dictionaries Medicine (8 matching dictionaries)
  1. Balance: MedTerms.com Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  2. Balance: Merck Manuals [home, info]
  3. balance: online medical dictionary [home, info]
  4. Balance: Health and Wellness Dictionary [home, info]
  5. balance: Medical dictionary [home, info]
  6. Balance: Brain Injury [home, info]
  7. Balance: Drug Medical Dictionary [home, info]
  8. balance: Hyperdictionary [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (3 matching dictionaries)
  1. BALANCE: Acronym Finder [home, info]
  2. balance: A Brief Critical Dictionary of Education [home, info]
  3. balance: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. Balance: Easton Bible [home, info]
  2. BALANCE: Irivng Hexham's Concise Dictionary of Religion [home, info]

Science dictionaries Science (2 matching dictionaries)
  1. balance: Archaeology Wordsmith [home, info]
  2. balance: PlanetMath Encyclopedia [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Balance: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

Sports dictionaries Sports (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Balance: Sports Definitions [home, info]

Tech dictionaries Tech (11 matching dictionaries)
  1. Balance: AUTOMOTIVE TERMS [home, info]
  2. balance: DOD Dictionary of Military Terms [home, info]
  3. Balance: Efficient Windows [home, info]
  4. BALANCE: Mining Terms used in mid 1800's [home, info]
  5. Balance: Construction deterioration & building durability glossary [home, info]
  6. balance: Glossary of Meteorology [home, info]
  7. BALANCE: Farrier & Hoofcare [home, info]
  8. Balance: Glossary of Film/Video Terms [home, info]
  9. balance: Chapters in the Sky [home, info]
  10. Balance: Latitude Mexico [home, info]
  11. balance: Television: Critical Methods and Applications [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (balance)

noun:  a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
noun:  equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
noun:  the difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
noun:  equality of distribution
noun:  a state of equilibrium
noun:  a wheel that regulates the rate of movement in a machine; especially a wheel oscillating against the hairspring of a timepiece to regulate its beat
noun:  harmonious arrangement or relation of parts or elements within a whole (as in a design) ("In all perfectly beautiful objects there is found the opposition of one part to another and a reciprocal balance- John Ruskin")
noun:  (astrology) a person who is born while the sun in in Libra
noun:  something left after other parts have been taken away ("He took what he wanted and I got the balance")
noun:  the seventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about September 23 to October 22
noun:  an equivalent counterbalancing weight
noun:  (mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact correspondence of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
verb:  compute credits and debits of an account
verb:  bring into balance or equilibrium ("She has to balance work and her domestic duties")
verb:  be in equilibrium
verb:  hold or carry in equilibrium

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