Powerhouse meaning

pou'ər-hous'
A powerful person, team, etc.
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A power plant.
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One that possesses great force or energy.

She is an editorial powerhouse.

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The definition of a powerhouse is a powerful or energetic person, or a building that creates electric power.

An example of a powerhouse is a person who follows a strict workout routine every day.

An example of a powerhouse is a local building that creates electrical power for the community.

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A building where electric power is generated.
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A fourth-generation language from Unicom Global (www.unicomglobal.com) that was introduced in the late 1970s for midrange computers. PowerHouse supports character-oriented terminal-based applications as well as Windows clients, and apps developed under PowerHouse can be imported into the Axiant client/server environment. PowerHouse was developed by Cognos, which was acquired by IBM in 2008. The PowerHouse product line was acquired by Unicom in 2013. See Axiant.
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Any source of power, energy or strength.

The company has been a powerhouse in its industry for many years.

She's a powerhouse of ideas.

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Origin of powerhouse