What does the word balance mean?

Usage examples for balance

  1. Mr. Linthwaite," he continued, as another elderly man entered the room, " can you tell us what Mr. Frederick Hollis's balance in our hands is?" – The Chestermarke Instinct by J. S. Fletcher
  2. " No, I shall stay here for the balance of the day at least. – Man of Many Minds by E. Everett Evans
  3. He seemed to have no sense of balance. – Space Tug by Murray Leinster