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
a weight that balances another weight
(mathematics) an attribute of a shape or relation; exact reflection of form on opposite sides of a dividing line or plane
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
the seventh sign of the zodiac; the sun is in this sign from about September 23 to October 22
(astrology) a person who is born while the sun is in Libra
equality between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
the difference between the totals of the credit and debit sides of an account
hold or carry in equilibrium
a major social class or order of persons regarded collectively as part of the body politic of the country (especially in the United Kingdom) and formerly possessing distinct political rights
extensive landed property (especially in the country) retained by the owner for his own use; "the family owned a large estate on Long Island"
everything you own; all of your assets (whether real property or personal property) and liabilities
a place (seaport or airport) where people and merchandise can enter or leave a country
located on the left side of a ship or aircraft
modify (software) for use on a different machine or platform
drink port; "We were porting all in the club after dinner"
carry or hold with both hands diagonally across the body, especially of weapons; "port a rifle"
carry, bear, convey, or bring; "The small canoe could be ported easily"
turn or go to the port or left side, of a ship; "The big ship was slowly porting"
land at or reach a port; "The ship finally ported"
bring to port; "the captain ported the ship at night"
put or turn on the left side, of a ship; "port the helm"
(computer science) computer circuit consisting of the hardware and associated circuitry that links one device with another (especially a computer and a hard disk drive or other peripherals)
the left side of a ship or aircraf
be left; of persons, questions, problems, results, evidence, etc.; "There remains the question of who pulled the trigger"; "Carter remains the only President in recent history under whose Presidency the U.S. did not fight a war"
continue in a place, position, or situation; "After graduation, she stayed on in Cambridge as a student adviser"; "Stay with me, please"; "despite student protests, he remained Dean for another year"; "She continued as deputy mayor for another year"
stay behind; "The smell stayed in the room"; "The hostility remained long after they made up"
the dead body of a human being; "the cadaver was intended for dissection"; "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"; "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"; "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay"
any object that is left unused or still extant; "I threw out the remains of my dinner"
stay the same; remain in a certain s
something left after other parts have been taken away; "there was no remainder"; "he threw away the rest"; "he took what he wanted and I got the balance"
matter that remains after something has been removed
be at rest
stay the same; remain in a certain state; "The dress remained wet after repeated attempts to dry it"; "rest assured"; "stay alone"; "He remained unmoved by her tears"; "The bad weather continued for another week"
take a short break from one's activities in order to relax
give a rest to; "He rested his bad leg"; "Rest the dogs for a moment"
rest on or as if on a pillow; "pillow your head"
sit, as on a branch; "The birds perched high in the tree"
freedom from activity (work or strain or responsibility); "took his repose by the swimming pool"
not move; be in a resting position
a support on which things can be put; "the gun was steadied on a special rest"
put something in a resting position, as for support or steadying; "Rest your head on my shoulder"
a musical notation indicating a silence of a specified duration
be inactive, refrain from acting; "The committee is resti