an even distribution of weight enabling someone or something to remain upright and steady.
slipping in the mud but keeping their balance
a condition in which different elements are equal or in the correct proportions.
overseas investments can add balance to an investment portfolio
an apparatus for weighing, especially one with a central pivot, beam, and a pair of scales.
The atomic weight of an element - the quantity chemists could weigh with scales and balances - depends on the number of protons and neutrons, which have virtually equal masses.
a counteracting weight or force.
Allow centrifugal force to provide balance while both skates tip onto their left edges in the turn.
a predominating weight or amount; the majority.
the balance of opinion was that work was more important than leisure