What does BALANCE OF POWER mean?

BALANCE OF POWER meaning in Law Dictionary

Overseas issues. In which a country desires to protect itself against a country or nations that'll strike it by simply making alliances with a friendly nation.

BALANCE OF POWER meaning in General Dictionary

an equilibrium of power between countries

Sentence Examples with the word BALANCE OF POWER

The charter of that year placed the balance of power in a council composed of three members chosen from each ward and as many aldermen as there were wards, elected on a general ticket.

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