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low-power

[loh-pou-er] /ˈloʊˈpaʊ ər/
adjective
1.
(of a radio station) having the power to broadcast to a radius of only 10 to 15 miles (16 to 24 km).
Compare full-power.
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  • First, he went into the low-power room and slugged the man on duty.

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  • A ship-voice murmured, "low-power overdrive in circuit, sir."

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  • It whined instead of rasping, because of its low-power setting.

    The Hate Disease William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • The low-power blaster must have kept him stunned for minutes.

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  • Their greatest elongations are compared with the disc in the low-power view.

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  • Actually, the best examination is by low-power magnification under the proper lighting.

    Warren Commission (7 of 26): Hearings Vol. VII (of 15) The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy
  • It is low-power, so far, and has not produced complete paralysis in experimental animals.

    Operation Terror William Fitzgerald Jenkins
  • Lea was working in the lab when he came in, bent over a low-power binocular microscope.

    Planet of the Damned Harry Harrison
  • “Somebody ripped out the main switches to the low-power taps from the main generators, sir,” said Mike.

    Unwise Child Gordon Randall Garrett

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