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English definition of “potency”


noun [U]     /ˈpəʊ.tə US  /ˈpoʊ.t̬ənt-/
strength , influence , or effectiveness : This new drug's potency is not yet known . He owed his popular support to the potency of his propaganda machine .Efficient and effectivePower and intensityEnergy, force and power a man's ability to have sex : Consuming large amounts of alcohol can significantly reduce a man's potency. → Compare impotenceSexual activity in generalPhysical and sexual assault and abduction
(Definition of potency noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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