Synonyms for balance wheel

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This little country has been called the "balance wheel of the world's trade."

The balance wheel was going back and forth quietly and faithfully.

It served as a balance wheel to keep me from flying to pieces.

Complete, with balance wheel, it weighed two hundred pounds.

Douglas was the oldest; she seemed to be the balance wheel for the family.

We have, therefore, several useful devices for releasing the balance wheel of the machine from the main shaft, while winding.

In this age of social, economic, political and even religious wildcat schemes and propagandas, America needs a balance wheel.

The economical man has in his savings a balance wheel whose momentum carries him by hard places.

"You young folks need a balance wheel," Elder Concannon once said to Janice.

Without his principles, the republic would have lacked a balance wheel.