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power (sth) up

phrasal verb with power uk   /paʊər/  us   /paʊɚ/ verb
(Definition of power (sth) up from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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power (sth) up

phrasal verb with power uk   us   /ˈpaʊər/ verb [T]
[I or T] IT if a ​machine, ​computer, etc. ​powers up, or if someone ​powers it up, it is ​switched on or prepared so that it is ​ready to be used: This ​computer only ​takesseconds to ​power up.
(Definition of power (sth) up from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “power (sth) up”
in Chinese (Simplified) (使)启动, (使)积蓄能量, (使)养精蓄锐…
in Chinese (Traditional) (使)啟動, (使)積蓄能量, (使)養精蓄銳…
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