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OVERVIEW OF NOUN POWER

1) power, powerfulness: possession of controlling influence; “the deterrent power of nuclear weapons”; “the power of his love saved her”; “his powerfulness was concealed by a gentle facade”

2) power: (physics) the rate of doing work; measured in watts (= joules/second); “Electrical Wires of the Boulder Dam Power Units deliver power to the state of Colorado”.

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3) ability, power: possession of the qualities (especially mental qualities) required to do something or get something done; “danger heightened his powers of discrimination”

4) world power, major power, great power, power, superpower: a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world

5) office, power: (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 office”; “during his first year in power”; “the power of the president

6) power, force: 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

7) might, mightiness, power: physical strength

8) exponent, power, index: a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself

9) baron, big businessman, business leader, king, magnate, mogul, power, top executive, tycoon: a very wealthy or powerful businessman; “an oil baron”

OVERVIEW OF VERB POWER

1) power: supply the force or power for the functioning of; “The gasoline powers the engines”

noun power has 9 sense(s) (first 9 from tagged texts)


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