Power suit

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  • Power suit — A power suit may be: *Another name for a powered exoskeleton *A type of suit stereotypically associated with the 1980s. It is characterized by sharp cuts, wide shoulder pads and a stiff rigidity and was first introduced by Polo Ralph Lauren *A… …   Wikipedia

  • power suit — noun a) A suit stereotypically associated with the 1980s, characterized by sharp cuts, wide shoulder pads, and a stiff rigidity. The crew chief was wearing a bulky exoskeleton power suit that enabled her to manipulate components weighing over a… …   Wiktionary

  • Power Blade — Box art Developer(s) Natsume[1] Publisher(s) …   Wikipedia

  • Power Blade — Разработчик Taito Издатель Taito Создатели Композитор Кинуё Ямасита …   Википедия

  • power — [pou′ər] n. [ME pouer < OFr poeir, earlier poter, orig. inf. < VL * potere, to be able, for L posse, to be able: see POTENT] 1. ability to do, act, or produce 2. a specific ability or faculty [the power of hearing] 3. great ability to do,… …   English World dictionary

  • Power dressing — refers to a style of clothing and hair intended to make wearers seem authoritative and competent, especially in professional settings in business, law and government. While references to the style apply more typically to women, the look is the… …   Wikipedia

  • Power Blade 2 — Infobox VG title = Power Blade caption = Power Blade 2 box art developer = Taito publisher = Taito distributor = designer = released = vgrelease|NA=September vgy|1992cite web|title= Power Blade Release Date|publisher=GameFAQs|accessdate=2008 07… …   Wikipedia

  • power — ▪ I. power pow‧er 1 [ˈpaʊə ǁ paʊr] noun 1. [uncountable] the ability or right to control people, organizations, events etc: • I m against giving too much power to one man. power over • Congress s power over federal spending • He plans to resign …   Financial and business terms

  • power — pow|er1 W1S1 [ˈpauə US paur] n ▬▬▬▬▬▬▬ 1¦(control)¦ 2¦(government)¦ 3¦(influence)¦ 4¦(right/authority)¦ 5¦(ability)¦ 6¦(energy)¦ 7 earning/purchasing/bargaining etc power 8¦(strength)¦ 9¦(electricity)¦ 10 air/sea p …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Power suits — A power suit is a type of suit stereotypically associated with big business environments in the 1980s. Characterized with sharp, wide shoulder pads and stiff rigidity that were first introduced by Polo Ralph Lauren. Power suits in television… …   Wikipedia

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