Countervailing in a sentence

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How to use countervailing in a sentence. Countervailing pronunciation.

They cannot support our cold, but we _can_ support the countervailing hardships of their heat.
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And the specific action of Mahometan ism in the African case, as contrasted with the Roman economy which it supplanted, is thus exhibited by Mr. Finlay in a most instructive passage, where every negation on the Mahometan side is made to suggest the countervailing usage positively on the side of the Romans.
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The disadvantage, however, to which our shipping is subjected by the operation of these discriminating duties requires that they be met by suitable countervailing duties during your present session, power being at the same time vested in the President to modify or discontinue them as the discriminating duties on American vessels or their cargoes may be modified or discontinued at those islands.
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The proposed proceeding if adopted would not be permitted, however, in any degree to induce a relaxation in the efforts of our minister to effect a repeal of this irregularity by friendly negotiation, and it might serve to give force to his representations by showing the dangers to which that valuable trade is exposed by the obstructions and burdens which a system of discriminating and countervailing duties necessarily produces.
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The only countervailing success that had been gained, by the British, was a brilliant victory won by Colonel Hartley, who was in command of a Bombay force, consisting of a European regiment and two battalions of Sepoys.
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I sat staring before me, trying in vain to devise some countervailing thought.
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He turned at the open window, held out a long forefinger, and uttered his countervailing faith.
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Mr. Palfrey was capable of horse-whipping a too rash pretender to his daughter's hand; and, moreover, he had three tall sons: it was clear that a suitor would be at a disadvantage with such a family, unless travel and natural acumen had given him a countervailing power of contrivance.
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Examples of Countervailing

Example #1
This cause alone would have weatherbound the Mussulmans for ever within the Pyrenean cloisters.
Example #2
We travel as wheat travels through all reasonable ranges of temperature; they, like rice, can migrate only to warm latitudes.
Example #3
Now, in the case of the African provincials which we have noticed, we see an original incapacity of Islamism, even in its palmy condition, for amalgamating with any _superior_ culture.
Example #4
But an evil which is certain, may be retarded; and ravages which tend finally to confusion, may be limited for many generations.
Example #5
Intimations have been given to the Spanish Government that the United States may be obliged to resort to such measures as are of necessary self-defense, and there is no reason to apprehend that it would be unfavorably received.
Example #6
Under instructions given to our minister at Madrid, earnest representations have been made by him to the Spanish Government upon this subject, and there is reason to expect, from the friendly disposition which is entertained toward this country, that a beneficial change will be produced.