balancing act


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balancing act

(ˈbælənsɪŋ)
n
1. a circus act in which a performer displays his or her balancing ability
2. a situation requiring careful balancing of opposing groups, views, or activities: a delicate balancing act between Greek and Turkish interests.
Translations

balancing act

n to do a balancing act (also) (fig) → fare dell'equilibrismo
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This case is an illustration of the tricky balancing act that has always existed in the United States, whereby the security interests of the military must be weighed against the free flow of scientific information, which benefits science and society and has helped make the United States great,'' the OSI statement said.
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