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Noun Concept
Categories: Military terminology, States by power status, Geopolitical rivalry, International relations, Political history
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great power  superpower  power  major power  world power
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A state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world WordNet 3.0
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A state powerful enough to influence events throughout the world WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In international relations, power is defined in several different ways. Wikipedia
A great power is a sovereign state that is recognized as having the ability and expertise to exert its influence on a global scale. Wikipedia
A superpower is a state with a dominant position characterized by its extensive ability to exert influence or project power on a global scale. Wikipedia
A state with the ability to influence events and project power on a worldwide scale Wikipedia Disambiguation
Nation that has great political, military and economic influence Wikidata
A state that has the ability to exert its influence on a global scale. Wiktionary
Powerful state. Wiktionary (translation)
An international hegemon, more powerful than a superpower. Wiktionary
International hegemon. Wiktionary (translation)
A sovereign state with dominant status on the globe and a very advanced military, especially the Soviet Union or United States. Wiktionary
Sovereign state. Wiktionary (translation)
A nation or state so powerful that it can influence world affairs. Wiktionary
Nation which influences world affairs. Wiktionary (translation)