power


power

Mechanics glossary. 2013.

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  • 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… …   Wikipedia

  • 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… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • Power — Pow er, n. (Zo[ o]l.) Same as {Poor}, the fish. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 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… …   Wikipedia

  • 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 …   Wikipedia

  • 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… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 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 …   Wikipedia

  • 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… …   Wikipedia

  • 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 …   Wikipedia

  • 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… …   Wikipedia


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