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balance

(Amount in excess), noun carry-over, excess, extra, leftover, margin, oddments, overflow, overmeasure, overplus, overrun, oversupply, plus, reliquus, remainder, reeaining portion, remains, remnant, residual, residual porrion, residue, residuum, spare, superfluity, superfluousness, superplus, surfeit, surplus, surplusage
Associated concepts: balance due

balance

(Equality), noun analagousness, comparability, comparableness, comparativeness, correspondence, equalization, equation, equilibration, equipoise, equipollence, equiponderance, equivalence, homeostasis, level, libro, neutralization of forces, parity, stable equilibrium, state of equilibrium, symmetrical scales, symmetry
Associated concepts: balance account, balance of convennence, balance of hardship, balance sheet, balancing equities
See also: adjust, collation, comparison, compatibility, compensate, composure, coordinate, countervail, earnings, equipoise, fairness, moderation, neutralize, offset, overage, par, parity, proceeds, regularity, regulate, remainder, residual, sanity, stabilize, surplus, weigh

BALANCE, com. law. The amount which remains due by one of two persons, who have been dealing together, to the other, after the settlement of their accounts.
     2. In the case of mutual debts, the balance only can be recovered by the assignee of an insolvent, or the executor of a deceased person. But this mutuality must have existed at the time of the assignment by the insolvent, or at the death of the testator.
     3. The term general balance is sometimes used to signify the difference which is due to a party claiming a lien on goods in his hands, for work or labor done, or money expended in relation to those and other goods of the debtor. 3 B. & P. 485; 3 Esp. R. 268.

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2) Consequently, the liver, gallbladder, and pancreas are the inner organs, directly involved in the body's acid-base balance.
In our subjects the considered acid-base balance variables and lactate concentration were also affected significantly by the intake of sodium bicarbonate and the occurred changes revealed a similar pattern to that reported for adult athletes, yet the effects were less pronounced.
Patients with a history of receiving drugs affecting acid-base balance and electrolyte parameters, such as diuretics (other than thiazides), vitamin supplements, antacids, cisplatin or other chemotherapeutic agents, and antibiotics (eg, aminoglycosides), were also excluded from the study.
They regulate the speed of various reactions in the body and maintain both the water and acid-base balance in our systems.
The topics presented are standard fare for clinical biochemists: water and electrolytes, acid-base balance, renal function, liver disease, endocrinology, diabetes, lipids, plasma proteins, enzymology, toxicology, and others.
Depending on the acid-base balance of the colon, such bile acids may increase the risk of cancer by damaging intestinal cells, according to Michael Wargovich, an associate professor of medicine at M.
One more caution: do not use it on a baby's diaper to relieve diaper rash, lest the irritated skin absorb the bicarbonate and change the little one's delicate acid-base balance.
At the ASCI meeting, Arieff described what happened when acidotic dogs were given dichloroacetate, which stimulates an enzyme involved in maintaining the proper acid-base balance.
Contract notice: Deliveries of reagents for testing acid-base balance, electrolytes and metabolites with lettings 3 analyzers.
Dietary cation-anion difference has a role in animal productivity and health via its influence on the acid-base balance and calcium metabolism in the animal that often become 'broken' in dairy cows (Sanchez, 2003).
Topics covered include patient evaluation and risk management, monitoring, acid-base balance and fluid therapy, local and regional techniques, pharmacology, physiology, and the clinical case management of dogs and cats, small mammals, and those with diseases of various body systems, as well as considerations for special procedures, emergencies, and accidents.
The concise handbook includes a summary of early warning systems, clinical scenarios with an answer key, illustrations, further reading, and appended information on the acid-base balance and arterial blood bases, and oxygen delivery devices.