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POWER SYSTEM

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does power system mean? 

POWER SYSTEM (noun)
  The noun POWER SYSTEM has 1 sense:

1. a system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region

  Familiarity information: POWER SYSTEM used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


POWER SYSTEM (noun)


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Meaning:

A system of high tension cables by which electrical power is distributed throughout a region

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects

Synonyms:

grid; power grid; power system

Hypernyms ("power system" is a kind of...):

facility; installation (a building or place that provides a particular service or is used for a particular industry)

Meronyms (parts of "power system"):

electric main (a main that distributes electricity)

power cable; power line (cable used to distribute electricity)

power plant; power station; powerhouse (an electrical generating station)

Holonyms ("power system" is a part of...):

base; infrastructure (the stock of basic facilities and capital equipment needed for the functioning of a country or area)


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