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power

noun [S] (MATHEMATICS)    /paʊər/ US  /paʊɚ/ specialized
the number of times that a number is to be multiplied by itself: 2 to the fourth power is 2 times 2 times 2 times 2, which equals 16. 3 to the power 4 is usually written as 34.Addition, subtraction, multiplication and divisionCalculations and calculating
(Definition of power noun (MATHEMATICS) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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