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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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His pace took him around Given as the keeper came charging out but he was caught off balance as he attempted to guide the ball into the empty net and his effort from 18 yards skipped wide.
After seizing the initiative early on from behind his jab, Jones was caught off balance by a flash knockdown in the third but this proved to be just the wake- up call he needed to register one of his most impressive finishes to date.
I was caught off balance for the eight count rather than hurt," said Burton.
James Collins flicked on David Vaugahn's free-kick for the Sky Blues player who smashed the ball into the back of the Azeri net Vaughan could have doubled Wales' advantage three minutes later - Pipe whipped in a superb cross from the right flank but the Crewe Alexandra man was caught off balance and he skied his effort over the woodwork.
His left-wing centre dropped perfectly at the far post to Thompson, who was caught off balance as he sliced a shot wide from seven yards.
Rhodes was caught off balance and floored early in round two by North-easterner Eddie Haley.