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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - An electrical generating station; A team considered to be the best of its class; A highly energetic and indefatigable person.

Usage examples (35)
  • The main powerhouse has 18 Francis turbines each with a rated power of 715 MW.
  • Latin American powerhouse Brazil sent two vessels, the frigate Constituiçao and the submarine Tikuna.
  • The supposed powerhouse is one of just two divisions in the NFL without a single team with a winning record.
  • One nice thing about her being a "powerhouse" -- it means Joe Biden can take off the gloves for the VP debate. for more
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