Balance

(redirected from imbalance)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Financial, Acronyms, Idioms, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Related to imbalance: vertigo, Chemical imbalance

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.

References in periodicals archive ?
der Perre et al., "Joint compensation of IQ imbalance and frequency Offset in OFDM systems," in Proceedings of the IEEE Global Telecommunications Conference (GLOBECOM '03), vol.
Since the simulator itself is by the mounted ballast already in a console imbalance (initial loading), an additional mass was deliberately added to the ballast (additional loading) to get the frequency sample for learning SOM neural network as representative as possible.
Recommendation: To improve the Minerals Management Service's oversight of the RIK gas program and help ensure that the nation receives its fair share of RIK gas, the Secretary of the Interior should direct the Minerals Management Service to complete establishing polices and procedures to ensure outstanding imbalances are valued appropriately and that the correct amount of interest is charged.
Table-III: Morbidity profile and length of stay in PICU among patients with and without electrolyte imbalance.
He explained that hormone imbalance plays detrimental role in devastating human health particularly among patients suffering from diabetes.
December's trade imbalance worsened because US imports rose 2.1% as Americans bought more household appliances, mobile phones and computer products from abroad.
Recently, the imbalance phenomenon has been studied with more advanced techniques.
To study the position of the fluid relative to the shaft imbalance and the balancing efficiency, the geometric model of the system is used (Fig.
Table 2: Level of LH, FSH and Prolactin in females with hormonal imbalance and no hormonal imbalance sub groups.
Although still bleeding in foreign exchange, the November imbalance was smaller compared to the $368-million shortfall posted the previous month and the $1.671 billion recorded in the same month last year.
AFR cylinder imbalance is an engine failure condition where the air-fuel ratio in one or more cylinders is different than the other cylinders due to a cylinder specific malfunction.
Statistics reveal about (http://www.steadyhealth.com/articles/categories/women-s-health) 80 percent of women  suffer from some kind of hormonal imbalance, which results in a mix of physical and mental health challenges due to low estrogen and progesterone levels (female sex hormones), among many others.