countervailing

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coun·ter·vail

 (koun′tər-vāl′, koun′tər-vāl′)
v. coun·ter·vailed, coun·ter·vail·ing, coun·ter·vails
v.tr.
1. To act against with equal force; counteract.
2. To compensate for; offset.
v.intr.
To act against an often detrimental influence or power.

[Middle English countrevaillen, from Old French contrevaloir, contrevail- : contre-, counter- + valoir, to be worth (from Latin valēre, to be strong; see wal- in Indo-European roots).]
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countervailing

(ˈkaʊntəveɪlɪŋ)
adj
formal of equal, opposing strength
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countervailing

[ˈkaʊntəˌveɪlɪŋ]
A. ADJcompensatorio
B. CPD countervailing duties NPLaranceles mpl compensatorios
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