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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - The strength of running liquid such as a river harnessed to move machines.

Usage examples (37)
  • Where waterpower is least abundant, coal in vast quantities is near at hand.
  • Until quite recently our immense wealth in waterpower was treated in the same way.
  • It is supplied with numerous small streams, affording ample waterpower, which is applied to manufacturing purposes.
  • They harnessed waterpower and established grain mills and sawmills. for more
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