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English definition of “-powered”

-powered

suffix     /-paʊəd/ US  /-paʊɚd/
operated by the type of energy stated: a battery-powered radio nuclear-powered submarines My calculator doesn't need batteries because it's solar-powered (= it obtains its energy from the sun).Machinery and machinesHousehold equipment and domestic choresEnergy, force and powerPower and intensity
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