Potency meaning

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Potency is the degree of strength.

An example of a potency is a baby aspirin which is not as strong as an aspirin formulated for adults.

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The quality or condition of being potent.
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Inherent capacity for growth and development; potentiality.
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The state or quality of being potent, or the degree of this; power; strength.
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Capacity for development; potentiality.
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The ability or capacity to perform something.
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Origin of potency

  • From Latin potentia.

    From Wiktionary