1. potential existing in possibility
  2. potentiality an aptitude that may be developed
  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. potentiate increase the effect of or act synergistically with
  6. potential drop the difference in electrical charge between two points in a circuit expressed in volts
  7. potential energy mechanical energy that a body has by virtue of its position
  8. potential divider resistors connected in series across a voltage source
  9. pretentious creating an appearance of importance or distinction
  10. potentate a powerful ruler, especially one who is unconstrained by law
  11. Potentilla chiefly perennial northern hemisphere herbs and shrubs: cinquefoil
  12. potentiation the synergistic effect of two drugs given simultaneously
  13. credentialled certified as professional by evidence or testimonials
  14. potent having or wielding force or authority
  15. patent leather leather with a hard glossy surface
  16. patented (of devices and processes) protected by patent
  17. pudding head a person who is not very bright
  18. patent law that branch of jurisprudence that studies the laws governing patents
  19. potentiometer a measuring instrument for measuring direct current electromotive forces
  20. potently in a manner having a powerful influence

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