Meaning : Adjust for.
Engineers will work to correct the effects or air resistance.
compensate, correct, even off, even out, even up, make up
Meaning : Contrast with equal weight or force.
Meaning : Oppose and mitigate the effects of by contrary actions.
This will counteract the foolish actions of my colleagues.
counteract, countervail, neutralize
Meaning : A weight that balances another weight.
balance, counterpoise, counterweight, equaliser, equalizer
Meaning : Equality of distribution.
balance, equilibrium, equipoise
Meaning : A compensating equivalent.