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Childhood`s End
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  • The immense forces that drove the ship must have been compensated with exquisite precision.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Presumably the Overlords did not waste their compensating field devices for domestic uses.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He knew that he could expect to feel nothing here in his cell, for whatever tremendous forces drov'e the ships of the Overlords must be perfectly compensated.  (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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