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Synonyms for power

Synonyms for power

the state or quality of being physically strong

effective means of influencing, compelling, or punishing

the capacity to exert an influence

Synonyms for power

(of a government or government official) holding an office means being in power

one possessing or exercising power or influence or authority

a mathematical notation indicating the number of times a quantity is multiplied by itself

physical strength

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a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world

supply the force or power for the functioning of

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5 Renewable Power Market, South and Central America, Annual Power Generation by Renewable Energy Source, 2005-2020 20
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Foucault's history was a history of knowledge rather than of ideas and of power rather than of politics.
12) </pre> <p>Foucault adopted an equally iconoclastic approach to power and the political, and here too his thought changed over time.
On the right, Foucault attacked the notion of sovereignty, specifically the idea that ultimate power was located in a determinate body--the crown, the people or, as formulated in nineteenth-century Britain, the 'monarch in parliament'.
It is significant that the relevant statute (General Obligations Law Section 5-1 501) was amended in 1994 to require the donor of the power to initial those boxes which set forth the matters for which the power is being granted to the attorney-in-fact.
Prior to this amendment, the donee was granted broad powers which could then be limited by the donor actively crossing out the specific matters where she/he did not want the power to apply.
The following are two situations where Horizon was met with strong objections at the closing for being excessively cautious in questioning the validity of the power of attorney.
Texas Tech University, located on 1,839 acres in Lubbock, does not own or operate a power plant; instead, local energy provider Lubbock Power and Light (LP&L) (www.
Rising gas prices, however, resulted in LP&L temporarily reducing operations at Brandon Station for several months in 2003 and 2004, during which time the company drew power from other sources to supply Texas Tech.
com) and is operated as a baseload plant supplying electric power to an external power grid (a baseload plant can handle all or part of the minimum load of a system, produces electricity at a generally constant rate, and runs continuously).
By adjusting the source power, we can take sufficient measurements, such that the coefficients of [b.
Although the amount of optical reflectance of the detector surface varies with incident laser wavelength, ideally it should be constant over the entire power measuring range at a given laser wavelength.
The three major sources of detector nonlinearity are (1) nonlinear behavior of the temperature sensor as a function of temperature, (2) radiation loss from the absorbing disc as the localized temperature varies in response to different incident power levels, and (3) temperature rise over time of the detector housing due to insufficient cooling (this phenomenon is especially noticeable when the detector is exposed to laser radiation over a long time period).