high-power
high-power high-power high-powered high-poweredadj. 1. vigorously energetic or forceful. high-powered executives

Syn: high-octane, high-voltage. [WordNet 1.5]

2. capable of a high degree of magnification; -- used of optical instruments such as microscopes or telescopes. a high-powered microscope [WordNet 1.5]


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