The drawback of greater distance was, however, in Gill's opinion, more than compensated by the accuracy with which the observations could be made.
The size of the sanctuaries, however, was compensated for by their number; in Ostia alone there were five.
Another difficulty is that Italian and foreign capitalists, have produced a great rise in prices which has not been compensated by a rise in wages.
For the loss in 1801 of his possessions on the left bank of the Rhine he was in 1803 compensated by some of the former French territory round Mainz, and at the same time was raised to the dignity of Elector (Kurfilrst) as William I.
The difference between English and Roman miles would be compensated for by the more devious course taken by the railway.