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English definition of “power”

power

noun (ABILITY)    /paʊər/ US  /paʊɚ/
powers [plural] abilities : My mental powers aren't as good as they used to be.Skill, talent and ability C1 [U] a natural skill or an ability to do something: He was so shocked by what happened to his parents that he lost the power of speech . [+ to infinitive] The surgeon did everything in her power to save him.Skill, talent and ability
(Definition of power noun (ABILITY) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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