1. potential energy energy stored by a body or system by virtue of its position
  2. potential existing in possibility
  3. pretentious creating an appearance of importance or distinction
  4. potential drop the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
  5. potential difference the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
  6. potential unit a measure of the potential energy of a unit charge at a given point in a circuit relative to a reference point (ground)
  7. potentially with a possibility of becoming actual
  8. potentiality an aptitude that may be developed
  9. omental bursa an isolated part of the peritoneal cavity that is dorsal to the stomach
  10. Central Powers in World War I the alliance of Germany and Austria-Hungary and other nations allied with them in opposing the Allies
  11. potential divider resistors connected in series across a voltage source
  12. Potentilla anserina low-growing perennial having leaves silvery beneath
  13. exponential series a series derived from the expansion of an exponential expression
  14. presidential term the tenure of a president
  15. partial breach a breach that does not destroy the value of the contract but can give rise to a claim for damages
  16. potentiometer a measuring instrument for measuring direct current electromotive forces
  17. potentiate increase the effect of or act synergistically with
  18. parallel bars gymnastic apparatus consisting of two parallel wooden rods supported on uprights
  19. gentle breeze wind moving 7-10 knots; 3 on the Beaufort scale
  20. pathological process an organic process occurring as a consequence of disease