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compensate
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Moby Dick
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compensate
Used in
Moby Dick
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  • For, viewed in this light, the wonderful comparative smallness of his brain proper is more than compensated by the wonderful comparative magnitude of his spinal cord.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: he compensates with extra effort
as in: she is generously compensated
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