Alaska Sea Grant
balance
1. A state of equilibrium; equal distribution of weight, amount, etc. 2. An instrument for determining weight, typically made up of a bar with a fulcrum at the center and with scales or pans at each end of the bar, one holding a known weight and the other holding the object to be weighed.
2022-08-11
Alaska Sea Grant University of Alaska Fairbanks Alaska Department of Education and Early Development NOAA