great coolness and composure under strain; "keep your cool"
compute credits and debits of an account
bring into balance or equilibrium; "She has to balance work and her domestic duties"; "balance the two weights"
be in equilibrium; "He was balancing on one foot"
a scale for weighing; depends on pull of gravity
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
consideration in dealing with others and avoiding giving offense