- counterparty risk,
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Toss in Republican National Committee head Reince Priebus and his Democratic counterpart, Debbie Wasserman Schultz, too.
A PPD agent tells his counterpart that Romney has about 15 minutes.Behind the Scenes With a ‘Site Agent’: The Secret Service’s Hardest Job|Marc Ambinder|October 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
But Islamic feminism, like its Western counterpart, is not without controversy.Twin visions of Islamic Feminism Split Muslim Community|Shaheen Pasha|September 21, 2014|DAILY BEAST
A similar request was not issued to his Russian counterpart.One Big Reason The CIA Spied on Germany: Worries About Russian Moles in Berlin|Eli Lake|July 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is also getting the cold shoulder from his Russian counterpart Sergey Shoygu.
It will be curious to compare the dialogues of the original with their counterpart in the play.
Eleanor is a girl with a thousand virtues, each of which she expects to find in counterpart in the man to whom she is affianced.Simon the Jester|William J. Locke
The important rôle played by the last in tales of the North of Europe has its counterpart in those of the South.Italian Popular Tales|Thomas Frederick Crane
The next day was a counterpart of its forerunner, except that it got more on my nerves.Wings of the Wind|Credo Harris
The counterpart of this is equally true; for without culture, either regular or accidental, no portion of it can ever be acquired.
mid-15c., originally countre part "duplicate of a legal document," from Middle French contrepartie, from contre "facing, opposite" (see contra-) + partie "copy of a person or thing," originally fem. past participle of partir "to divide" (see party (n.)).