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Dictionary entry overview: What does potential energy mean?
• POTENTIAL ENERGY (noun)
The noun POTENTIAL ENERGY has 1 sense:
1. the mechanical energy that a body has by virtue of its position; stored energy
Familiarity information: POTENTIAL ENERGY used as a noun is very rare.
Dictionary entry details
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The mechanical energy that a body has by virtue of its position; stored energy
Nouns denoting natural phenomena
P.E.; potential energy
Hypernyms ("potential energy" is a kind of...):
mechanical energy (energy in a mechanical form)
Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "potential energy"):
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