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ballast
used in The Fountainhead

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Definition
something that helps to stabilize — especially heavy material in the bottom of an empty ship
  • All I mean is that a board of directors is one or two ambitious men—and a lot of ballast.
    2.10 — Part 2 Chapter 10 (39% in)

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