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horsepower

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the ability to exert effort for the accomplishment of a task
  • that architectural firm probably doesn't have the creative horsepower to produce a truly innovative design

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The first known use of horsepower was in 1806

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“Horsepower.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/horsepower. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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