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English definition of “impotence”


noun [U] (LACK OF POWER)    /ˈɪm.pə.təns/ US  /-t̬əns/
lack of power to change or improve a situation: political impotence a sense of impotenceWeakness and vulnerability
(Definition of impotence noun (LACK OF POWER) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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