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empowerments

noun
plural of empowerment

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the granting of power to perform various acts or duties
  • the empowerment of her husband to make medical decisions on her behalf is clearly stated in her living will

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“Empowerments.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/empowerments. Accessed 20 Sep. 2020.

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