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compensate
used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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compensate
Used in
Harry Potter (#7) and the Deathly Hallows
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  • The fact that Hermione was getting better at identifying edible fungi could not altogether compensate for their continuing isolation, the lack of other people's company, or their total ignorance of what was going on in the war against Voldemort.  (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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