balancer

[bal-uh n-ser]

noun

a person or thing that balances.
Entomology. halter2.
an acrobat, rope-dancer, or tumbler.

Nearby words

  1. balanced sentence,
  2. balanced step,
  3. balanced ticket,
  4. balanced translocation,
  5. balanced valve,
  6. balanchine,
  7. balanchine, george,
  8. balancing act,
  9. balancé,
  10. balanic

Origin of balancer

1400–50 (earlier in AF surnames); late Middle English; see balance, -er1

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British Dictionary definitions for balancer

balancer

noun

a person or thing that balances
entomol another name for haltere
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