Definition of on balance in English:
When all factors are taken into consideration: on balance, he was pleased with how things had gone
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- What we must try to do is to judge the overall effect on balance.
- Overall, on balance, did we get it as right as we knew how to do at the time?
- I consider that, on balance, the plaintiff should bear the brunt of the costs of this litigation.
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