power-up
noun see power up

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Power up — may refer to:* Power up * Power Up, an American non profit organization …   Wikipedia

  • Power-up — In computer and video games, power ups are objects that instantly benefit or add extra abilities to the game character. This is contrast to an item, which may or may not have a benefit and can be used at a time chosen by the player. Although… …   Wikipedia

  • power up — transitive verb : turn on 2 power up the computer • power up noun * * * ˌpower ˈup [transitive] [present tense …   Useful english dictionary

  • POWER UP — Infobox Non profit Non profit name = POWER UP Non profit Non profit type = 501(c)(3) non profit organization founded date = 2000 founder = Stacy Codikow Amy Shomer location = Los Angeles, California, United States origins = key people = Stacy… …   Wikipedia

  • power up — phrasal verb [transitive] Word forms power up : present tense I/you/we/they power up he/she/it powers up present participle powering up past tense powered up past participle powered up computing to switch a computer on in the correct way Power up …   English dictionary

  • Power up — Un power up (en français puissance augmentée parfois bonus) est un objet qui permet en général d améliorer son armement dans les jeux vidéo et notamment les shoot them up. Souvent symbolisés par un « P », « Pow » ou… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • power up — verb a) To turn the electrical power on to a device as a precondition to make it operational. Every morning he powered up his electronic devices, even before making coffee. b) To become ready for operation as a result of the provision of… …   Wiktionary

  • power up — UK US power (sth) up Phrasal Verb with power({{}}/ˈpaʊər/ verb [T] ► [I or T] IT if a machine, computer, etc. powers up, or if someone powers it up, it is switched on or prepared so that it is ready to be used: »This computer only takes seconds… …   Financial and business terms

  • power up — PHRASAL VERB When you power up something such as a computer or a machine, you connect it to a power supply and switch it on. [V P n] Simply power up your laptop and continue work. [Also V n P] Syn: switch on …   English dictionary

  • power up — transitive verb Date: 1970 to cause to operate < power up the computer > • power up noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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