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Translation of "power" - English-Portuguese dictionary

power

noun   /paʊ·ər/
B1 [no plural] energy, usually electricity, that is used to make light, heat, etc. energia, força nuclear power
[no plural] control over people and things that happen poder, autoridade He likes to have power over people.
[no plural] political control in a country poder, influência This government has been in power too long.
the legal right to do something poder, autoridade I don’t have the power to stop him from publishing this book.
(Definition of power from the Cambridge English-Portuguese Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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