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countervail Saltos de línea: coun¦ter|vail
Pronunciación: /ˌkaʊntəˈveɪl/

Definición de countervail en inglés:

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[with object] (usually as adjective countervailing)
Offset the effect of (something) by countering it with something of equal force: the dominance of the party was mediated by a number of countervailing factors
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • Any particular discretionary matter may be subject to countervailing matters of equal or greater weight.
  • But we are concerned because there is a strong presidency without countervailing institutions.
  • Integrity in promise-keeping, at times, confronts countervailing considerations of human welfare.

Origen

Late Middle English (in the sense 'be equivalent to in value'): from Anglo-Norman French contrevaloir, from Latin contra valere 'be of worth against'.

Palabras que riman con countervail

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