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Power

Definition

[n] physical strength
[n] possession of controlling influence; "the deterrent power of nuclear weapons"; "the power of his love saved her"
[n] possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; "danger heightened his powers of discrimination"
[n] a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself
[n] a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world
[n] a very wealthy or powerful businessman; "an oil baron"
[n] one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority; "the mysterious presence of an evil power"; "may the force be with you"; "the forces of evil"
[n] (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second)
[n] (of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power; "being in office already gives a candidate a great advantage"; "during his first year in power"
[v] supply the force or power for the functioning of; "The gasoline powers the engines"


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