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world power

noun
1.
a nation, organization, or institution so powerful that it is capable of influencing or changing the course of world events.
Origin of world power
1880-1885
First recorded in 1880-85
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world power

noun
1.
a state that possesses sufficient power to influence events throughout the world
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