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Noun
Plural for a heavy mass of often iron or concrete, mechanically linked in opposition to a load which is to be raised and lowered, with the intent of reducing the amount of work which must be done to effect the raising and lowering
“As the dump pan fills, a point is reached where it over balances the counterweight and dumps into the mixing chamber.”
Verb
To balance with an equal force so as to make ineffective
Verb
Neutralize or cancel by exerting an opposite influence
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