Multipotent
Multipotent Mul*tip"o*tent, a. [L. multipotens; multus much + potens powerful. See {Potent}.] Having manifold power, or power to do many things. ``Jove multipotent.'' --Shak. [1913 Webster]

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  • multipotent — mul·tip·o·tent …   English syllables

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