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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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When you hear "Hike," try to push your partner off balance.
Cash and marketable securities combined with unrealized investment gains and off balance sheet assets provide 2.
In physical terms, it is the martial arts concept of a neutral stance with a low center of gravity - a position where it is unlikely we can be pulled off balance by an opposing force.
The draft, intended to be an interim step to improve information about financial instruments in the financial statements, pending completion of the recognition and measurement part of the project, proposed a comprehensive set of disclosures about the credit, liquidity, market, and interest-rate risks of financial instruments, including both assets nd liabilities on and off balance sheet.
Fitch estimates Tech Data's CCC adjusted for A/R taken off balance sheet is more than 10 days higher than that of IM, due primarily to IM's significant footprint in APAC (faster inventory turns), which limits Tech Data's revenue growth without using cash from operations to the mid- to high-single digits.
He threw the breaking ball enough for strikes (and) he threw changes to keep them off balance.
Synthetic leasing--also known as,, off balance sheet financing--allows a firm to receive tax benefits associated with owning real estate while keeping the associated debt off of its balance sheet.