Sentence Examples


  • Counterbalance chains for the winding engines are used in the collieries of the Midland districts of England.
  • The pull of A, the weight, D, and the counterbalance, E, are in equilibrium.
  • House rent, provisions, clothing, are all very dear, and more than counterbalance the lowness of rates.
  • The intermediate piers should also have considerable stability, so as to counterbalance the thrust arising when one arch is loaded while the other is free from load.
  • But besides this, as Leslie has pointed out, the influence of Montesquieu tended to counterbalance the theoretic prepossessions produced by the doctrine of the jus naturae.