major power


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Noun1.major power - a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the worldmajor power - a state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world
body politic, country, nation, res publica, commonwealth, state, land - a politically organized body of people under a single government; "the state has elected a new president"; "African nations"; "students who had come to the nation's capitol"; "the country's largest manufacturer"; "an industrialized land"
hegemon - a leading or paramount power
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6% of electricity generation by Major Power Producers, with nuclear at 25.
Summary: Lebanon's state-run electricity company said Monday that a broken gas unit at a major power plant which had left large parts of the country without electricity since last month has been fixed.
ySTANBUL (CyHAN)- The major power outage across Turkey which was caused by the breakdown in general electric system of the country, paralyzed the train services in Marmaray - Istanbul's and world's first underwater rail link connecting two continents.
A Majlis deputy this week said even President Obama has now acknowledged that Iran is a major power with an influential role in the region, although that is not at all what Obama said.
KARACHI -- A major power breakdown overnight plunged over 80 percent areas of Karachi into dark in Sunday's wee hours as KElectric authorities were making efforts to restore electricity supply.
Summary: A major power outage hit the Tunisian capital, its suburbs and other areas of the country on Sunday, residents said, without any immediate explanation for the cut.
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HUNDREDS of staff and students were hit by a major power outage at the University of Birmingham.
India has suffered its second major power failure in the space of two days, with Monday's grid failure followed yesterday by a larger, more widespread power outage.
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Tougher sanctions against Iran over its peaceful nuclear program could not prevent the country's progress and advancement, specially in implementing major power projects, the Iranian energy minister said.
said on 12 August that it has won a major power plant project in Libya.