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brainpower

[breyn-pou-er] /ˈbreɪnˌpaʊ ər/
noun
1.
intellectual capacity; mental ability.
2.
people with superior mental abilities:
an emergency medical conference of all available brainpower.
Origin of brainpower
1875-1880
First recorded in 1875-80; brain + power
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brainpower

/ˈbreɪnˌpaʊə/
noun
1.
intelligence; mental ability
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