1. potential existing in possibility
  2. pretentious creating an appearance of importance or distinction
  3. 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)
  4. potentially with a possibility of becoming actual
  5. potentiality an aptitude that may be developed
  6. potential energy energy stored by a body or system by virtue of its position
  7. potential difference the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
  8. potential drop the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
  9. potential divider resistors connected in series across a voltage source
  10. potentiate increase the effect of or act synergistically with
  11. Patent Office the government bureau in the Department of Commerce that keeps a record of patents and trademarks and grants new ones
  12. patent law that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing patents
  13. substantialness the quality of being substantial or having substance
  14. potentiation the synergistic effect of two drugs given simultaneously
  15. essentialness basic importance
  16. Potentilla chiefly perennial northern hemisphere herbs and shrubs: cinquefoil
  17. Opuntiales coextensive with the family Cactaceae: cactuses
  18. credentials a document attesting to the truth of certain stated facts
  19. dental floss a soft thread for cleaning the spaces between the teeth
  20. exponential series a series derived from the expansion of an exponential expression