power assist


noun

a procedure for supplementing or replacing the manual effort needed to operate a device or system, often by hydraulic, electrical, or mechanical means.

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Related formspow·er-as·sist·ed, pow·er-as·sist, adjective

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British Dictionary definitions for power-assisted

power-assisted

adjective

(of the steering or brakes in a motor vehicle) helped by mechanical power
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