power plant

noun

Definition of power plant

  1. 1 :  an electric utility generating station

  2. 2 :  an engine and related parts supplying the motive power of a self-propelled object (such as a rocket or automobile)

1871

First Known Use of power plant

1871


POWER PLANT Defined for English Language Learners

power plant

noun

Definition of power plant for English Language Learners

  • : a building or group of buildings in which electricity for a large area is produced


POWER PLANT Defined for Kids

power plant

noun

Definition of power plant for Students

  1. :  a building in which electric power is generated



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