Examples of potency in a sentence
The drug can improve sexual potency.
vitamins of high potency that should be taken only in the proper dosage
First Known Use of potency
POTENCY Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of potency for English Language Learners
: the power to influence someone
: the strength or effectiveness of something
: the ability of a man to have sex
Medical Definition of potency
: the quality or state of being potent: asa: chemical or medicinal strength or efficacy a drug's potencyb: the ability to copulate—usually used of the malec: initial inherent capacity for development of a particular kind cells with a potency for eye formation
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