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potential

EN[pəˈtɛnʃəl]
WPotential
  • Potential generally refers to a currently unrealized ability.
  • In linguistics, the potential mood
  • The mathematical study of potentials is known as potential theory; it is the study of harmonic functions on manifolds.
  • In physics, a potential may refer to the scalar potential or to the vector potential. In either case, it is a field defined in space, from which many important physical properties may be derived.
  • Leading examples are the gravitational potential and the electric potential, from which the motion of gravitating or electrically charged bodies may be obtained.
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Uncomparable adjectives
      • Morphemes
        • Suffixes
          • Words by suffix
            • Words suffixed with -ial
        • Nouns
          • Countable nouns
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        1. en potentially
        2. en potentials
        3. fr potentialité
        4. en potentialize
        5. fr potentialisé
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        Meaning of potential for the defined word.

        Grammatically, this word "potential" is an adjective, more specifically, an uncomparable adjective. It's also a morpheme, more specifically, a suffixe. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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