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balancer

[bal-uh n-ser] /ˈbæl ən sər/
noun
1.
a person or thing that balances.
2.
Entomology, halter2 .
3.
an acrobat, rope-dancer, or tumbler.
Origin
late Middle English
1400-1450
1400-50 (earlier in AF surnames); late Middle English; see balance, -er1
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  • The balancing of wheels of automobiles is a service by the balancer.
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balancer

/ˈbælənsə/
noun
1.
a person or thing that balances
2.
(entomol) another name for haltere
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