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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Structure where a wall or building narrows abruptly; A plate makes an inked impression on a rubber-blanketed cylinder, which in turn transfers it to the paper; A natural consequence of development;

Usage examples (38)
  • Over the period up to 2020, rises in the pension age population are largely offset by a reduction in the numbers of children.
  • offset the conference proceedings
  • offset a wall
  • His skills offset his opponent's superior strength for more
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