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  • 1 Power — may refer to*any ability to effect change;political or social * Power (philosophy) ** Political power, power held by a person or group in a country s political system ** Reserve power, a power exercised by a head of state in certain exceptional… …

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  • 2 Power — Pow er, n. [OE. pouer, poer, OF. poeir, pooir, F. pouvoir, n. & v., fr. LL. potere, for L. posse, potesse, to be able, to have power. See {Possible}, {Potent}, and cf. {Posse comitatus}.] 1. Ability to act, regarded as latent or inherent; the… …

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  • 3 Power up — may refer to:* Power up * Power Up, an American non profit organization …

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  • 4 Power — Pow er, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Poor}, the fish. [1913 Webster] …

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  • 5 Power-up — In computer and video games, power ups are objects that instantly benefit or add extra abilities to the game character. This is contrast to an item, which may or may not have a benefit and can be used at a time chosen by the player. Although… …

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  • 6 Power FM — Infobox Radio station name = 103.2 Power FM area = South Hampshire airdate = 4 December 1988 frequency = 103.2 MHz FM share = 7.0% share as of = September 2007 share source = [http://www.rajar.co.uk/listening/quarterly listening.php] format = CHR …

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  • 7 power — I. noun Usage: often attributive Etymology: Middle English, from Anglo French poer, pouer, from poer to be able, from Vulgar Latin *potēre, alteration of Latin posse more at potent Date: 13th century 1. a. (1) ability to act or produce an effect… …

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  • 8 Power of 10 — infobox television show name = Power of 10 caption = Power of 10 title card format = Game Show runtime = 60 minutes starring = Drew Carey creator = Michael Davies executive producer = Michael Davies Vincent Rubino composer = Lewis Flinn director …

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  • 9 POWER UP — Infobox Non profit Non profit name = POWER UP Non profit Non profit type = 501(c)(3) non profit organization founded date = 2000 founder = Stacy Codikow Amy Shomer location = Los Angeles, California, United States origins = key people = Stacy… …

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  • 10 Power FM 98.1 — Infobox Radio station name = Power FM 98.1 city = Muswellbrook, New South Wales, Australia area = Upper Hunter Valley branding = slogan = Your Hit Music Station frequency = 98.1 MHz FM repeater = 102.7 MHz FM Merriwa airdate = 7 June 1995 share …

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  • 11 Power 99 — There are several radio stations which are or were named Power 99:*Power 99 FM Radio 99 Islamabad *Power 99 FM Radio 99 Abbottabad *Power 99 FM Radio 99 Vehari *WUSL FM 98.9 Philadelphia *KUJ FM 99.1 Kennewick, Washington *KPXP FM 99.5 Saipan… …

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  • 12 Power F.C. — Football club infobox clubname = Power FC fullname = Power Football Club nickname = founded = ground = Koforidua Sports Stadium Koforidua, Ghana capacity = 10,000 chairman = C.S. Tetteh manager = Daniel Anue Mensah league = Division One season =… …

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  • 13 power up — transitive verb Date: 1970 to cause to operate < power up the computer > • power up noun …

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  • 14 power — Accumulation Ac*cu mu*la tion, n. [L. accumulatio; cf. F. accumulation.] 1. The act of accumulating, the state of being accumulated, or that which is accumulated; as, an accumulation of earth, of sand, of evils, of wealth, of honors. [1913… …

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  • 15 power-up — noun see power up …

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  • 16 Power Architecture — is a broad term to describe similar instruction sets for RISC microprocessors developed and manufactured by such companies as IBM, Freescale, AMCC, Tundra and P.A. Semi. The governing body is Power.org, comprising over 40 companies and… …

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  • 17 Power supply unit (computer) — Power supply unit with top cover removed A power supply unit (PSU) supplies direct current (DC) power to the other components in a computer. It converts general purpose alternating current (AC) electric power from the mains (110 V to… …

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  • 18 Power Macintosh — Power Macintosh, later Power Mac, is a line of Apple Macintosh workstation class personal computers based on various models of PowerPC microprocessors that was developed, marketed, and supported by Apple Inc. from March 1994 until August 2006.… …

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  • 19 Power line communication — or power line carrier (PLC), also known as power line digital subscriber line (PDSL), mains communication, power line telecom (PLT), power line networking (PLN), or broadband over power lines (BPL) are systems for carrying data on a conductor… …

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  • 20 Power strip — Power bar redirects here. For the manufacturer of energy food products, see PowerBar. French/Belgian power strip A power strip (also known as an extension block, power board and by many other variations) is a block of electrical sockets that… …

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