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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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IBM also will develop design analysis tools to estimate and analyze the power consumption and performance of a PowerPC-based computing system.
But some say the situation was never completely fair for small, independent power providers who had to compete with the large, established utilities.
In addition to interrupting power transmission, disturbances caused by solar activity can disrupt ground-to-ground wireless communications, satellites and spacecraft.
As PCs, distributed control systems (DCS) and programmable logic controllers (PLC) move to the factory floor with greater frequency, they in turn are controlling more and more mission-critical applications and require UPS (uninterruptible power supply) protection.
As PNGC Power strives to maintain competitive prices and reliable service for its members we are increasingly looking at promising new technologies to meet load growth," said PNGC Power President and Chief Executive Officer, John Prescott.
Dips in power supply also affect office operations, especially time spent on retrieving and replacing data that gets lost as a result of outages.
Profiles of each country's electricity infrastructure including power stations, transmission and distribution networks, ownership and full colour maps of power grids.
The Power Architecture community represents one of the most experienced and diverse system design communities in the world.
As the world's leading conference for the power generation industry, ELECTRIC POWER distinguishes itself by featuring the largest and most diverse mix of industry experts and visionaries," said David I.
Reflecting improved hydro availability, as well as the continuation of high wholesale market prices, off-system surplus (bulk) power sales are expected to account for a full 25% of total revenues in fiscal 2006.
The announcement underscores the growing momentum of collaborative software standards and solutions for Power Architecture platforms underway within Power.
EPA released its updated Top 10 Retail Partners list today, which recognizes the nation's largest green power purchasers within the retail category.
It would be wrong to imagine that social history was unique in expanding the notion of power in this way.
Many of the problems that occur at the closing table arise from errors in the inputting of information onto the power of attorney form.
Moreover, since oil and gas supplies--and prices--appear to be in a roller coaster mode due to unstable Middle East conditions and, in general, more global energy consumption, IHEs need to examine their power infrastructure to ensure a steady flow of power at a reasonable cost.