offset

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small offset portion of a room alcove
payment to offset or make reparation compensate
action taken to offset another action countermeasure
balance and offset countervail , equiponderate
duty imposed to offset subsidies by foreign governments countervailing duty
diffraction grating consisting of a pile of plates of equal thickness arranged stepwise with a constant offset echelon
any technique designed to reduce or eliminate financial risk; for example, taking two positions that will offset each other if prices change hedge , hedging
(physiology) metabolic equilibrium actively maintained by several complex biological mechanisms that operate via the autonomic nervous system to offset disrupting changes homeostasis
offset printing by lithography offset lithography
method of offset printing using photomechanical plates photo-offset , photo-offset printing
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