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English definition of “power”

power

verb [T] (ENERGY)    /paʊər/ US  /paʊɚ/
to provide a machine with energy and the ability to operate: Buses and trucks are usually powered by diesel engines. In the future electricity will be used to power road vehicles.Machinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic choresFuelsPetroleum products especially when used as fuel
(Definition of power verb (ENERGY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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