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synonyms for counterpoised

  • accommodate
  • atone
  • balance
  • bury the hatchet
  • come to terms
  • compose
  • conciliate
  • counterbalance
  • counterpoise
  • countervail
  • forgive and forget
  • make amends
  • make peace
  • mend
  • offset
  • outweigh
  • pacify
  • recompense
  • redeem
  • redress
  • requite
  • set off
  • settle
  • shake hands
  • compensate for
  • counterbalance
  • negate
  • nullify
  • offset
  • overcome
  • redress
  • subdue
  • abrogate
  • annul
  • balance
  • cancel
  • conquer
  • countercheck
  • counterpoise
  • countervail
  • defeat
  • frustrate
  • invalidate
  • negative
  • override
  • overrule
  • undo
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antonyms for counterpoised

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  • disagree
  • aid
  • approve
  • encourage
  • establish
  • give up
  • help
  • lose
  • permit
  • support
  • surrender
  • validate
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How to use counterpoised in a sentence

Any remaining undissolved can be filtered off on a counterpoised filter paper, and heated in a water oven until absolutely dry.
SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN SUPPLEMENT, NO. 664, SEPTEMBER 22,1888VARIOUS
As the mercury rises in the pressure tube this iron wire is pushed up, being very delicately counterpoised over a wheel.
PAINT TECHNOLOGY AND TESTSHENRY A. GARDNER
The float is attached to a delicate watch-chain, which passes over the wheel and is adequately counterpoised.
A TREATISE ON METEOROLOGICAL INSTRUMENTSHENRY NEGRETTI
The specialists would grow to be intolerable, were they not counterpoised to some degree by the people of general intelligence.
OVER THE TEACUPSOLIVER WENDELL HOLMES, SR.
The old horse pistol balanced just right, and the long light barrel was counterpoised by the heavy stock.
THE MODERN PISTOL AND HOW TO SHOOT ITWALTER WINANS
The counterpoised glass is raised like a window sash, exposing the notch.
MAGIC, STAGE ILLUSIONS AND SCIENTIFIC DIVERSIONS INCLUDING TRICK PHOTOGRAPHYALBERT A. HOPKINS
The lots, therefore, counterpoised each other pretty fairly.
THE STOCK-FEEDER'S MANUALCHARLES ALEXANDER CAMERON
If it be, The man I speak of cannot in the world Be singly counterpoised.
THE SECRET SERVICE.ALBERT D. RICHARDSON
After three hours the precipitate is collected on counterpoised filters and washed.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
Two filter papers are taken and counterpoised—that is to say, they are made precisely the same weight.
POISONS: THEIR EFFECTS AND DETECTIONALEXANDER WYNTER BLYTH
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