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able to influence or control what people do or think
able to influence the way other people think or behave
very impressive in size, power, or skill and therefore deserving respect and often difficult to deal with
powerful and impressive
ruling with complete power
important and powerful in a company or organization
a dominant person or animal is stronger than others in a group and wants to control them
most important, or most powerful
very powerful and effective
to fall over forwards so that your face hits the ground or another surface
in South Asia, a place in the street where people can use computers or the Internet, for example...
the activity of exploring abandoned buildings and other manmade structures
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