the collection of all subsets of a given set.
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- power point,
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- power saw,
- power series,
- power shovel,
- power station,
- power steering,
- power structure,
- power supply
Origin of power set
First recorded in 1950–55
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maths logic a set the elements of which are all the subsets of a given set
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