1. advertising the business of drawing attention to goods and services
  2. superfluous more than is needed, desired, or required
  3. advertizing a public promotion of some product or service
  4. power steering automotive steering where engineer power amplifies the torque applied to the steering wheel
  5. power loading the ratio of the weight of an airplane to its engine power
  6. classified advertisement a short ad in a newspaper or magazine (usually in small print) and appearing along with other ads of the same type
  7. power of attorney a legal instrument authorizing someone to act as the grantor's agent
  8. adversity a state of misfortune or affliction
  9. prevailing most frequent or common
  10. Giovanni da Verrazzano Florentine navigator who explored the eastern coast of North America (circa 1485-1528)
  11. pervert corrupt morally or by intemperance or sensuality
  12. inadvertent happening by chance or unexpectedly or unintentionally
  13. curtain raising the first performance (as of a theatrical production)
  14. reverting a failure to maintain a higher state
  15. partisan a fervent and even militant proponent of something
  16. newspaper advertisement a printed advertisement that is published in a newspaper
  17. proconvertin a coagulation factor formed in the kidney under the influence of vitamin K
  18. patronising characteristic of those who treat others with condescension
  19. powerfulness possession of controlling influence
  20. profit-maximising making the profit as great as possible