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power

noun [U] (CONTROL) 控制     /paʊər/ US  /paʊɚ/
ability to control people and events 影响力;操控力;势力 I've no power over him - he does what he wants to. 我管不了他——他想干什么就干什么。 Once nicotine has you in its power, it's very difficult to stop smoking. 一旦尼古丁对你起了作用,戒烟就很难了。 She has the power to charm any man she meets. 她有魅力令她碰见的每个男子都神魂颠倒。 Power to control
the amount of political control a person or group has in a country 权力;政权 Does the President have more power than the Prime Minister? 总统是否比总理权力更大? How long has the Conservative Party been in power? 保守党当政多久了? The army seized power after five days of anti-government demonstrations. 反政府示威5天后,军方夺取了政权。 Power to control
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