Power

Technology / Home Audio / Power: A. The product of applied voltage (potential difference) and current in a direct-current circuit (or the voltage squared divided by the resistance, or the current squared times the resistance). B. The product of the effective values of the voltage and current with the cosine of the phase angle (between current and voltage) in an alternating-current circuit. C.Power The amount of energy (in joules) that a device delivers or consumes divided by the time (in seconds) that the device is operating. See: apparent power and rms power.

Other Words for Power

Power Verb Synonyms: control, dominance, authority, mastery, rule, influence, sway, command, ascendancy, sovereignty, dominion, weight, clout, pull, drag
Power Noun Synonyms: control, command, authority
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Power Forward

Entertainment / Basketball / Power Forward: Usually the bigger, stronger forward who plays close to the basket and is responsible for rebounding and inside scoring. MORE

Resolving Power

Entertainment / Photography / Resolving Power: Ability of the eye, lens or photographic emulsion to determine fine detail. In photography, the quality of the final image is a result of the resolving power of both the lens and the sensitive emulsio MORE

Capacitor (Power Audio)

Technology / Home Audio / Capacitor (Power Audio): Power stabilizing capacitors store the necessary power amplifiers need to punch larger bass notes while limiting clipping. They store energy during intervals when it is not required, which is most of MORE

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