Meaning of “potent” in the English Dictionary

"potent" in English

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uk /ˈpəʊ.tənt/ us /ˈpoʊ.t̬ənt/
adverb uk /ˈpəʊ.tə us /ˈpoʊ.t̬ə

Her arguments were strong, and potently deployed.

(Definition of “potent” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"potent" in American English

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us /ˈpoʊ·tənt/

powerful, persuasive, or effective:

This is the most potent headache remedy you can get without a prescription.
Her voice has been a potent force on concert stages for more than 30 years.
noun [ U ] us /ˈpoʊ·tən·si/

Scientists are testing the potency of the new drug.

(Definition of “potent” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)