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Definition of offset:

(n) : anything that acts as counterbalance; a compensating equivalent; a form of countertrade arrangement, in which the seller agrees to purchase within a set time frame products of a certain value from the the buying country. This kind of deals are often used in large international public sector contracts such as arms sales
"today's victory was an offset to yesterday's defeat."
(v) : to compensate for something
"I'll offset the time diffence locally."
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Definition of offset:

(n) : anything that acts as counterbalance; a compensating equivalent; a form of countertrade arrangement, in which the seller agrees to purchase within a set time frame products of a certain value from the the buying country. This kind of deals are often used in large international public sector contracts such as arms sales
"today's victory was an offset to yesterday's defeat."
(v) : to compensate for something
"I'll offset the time diffence locally."

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