an extremely powerful nation, especially one capable of influencing international events and the acts and policies of less powerful nations.
power greater in scope or magnitude than that which is considered natural or has previously existed.
power, especially mechanical or electric power, on an extremely large scale secured by the linking together of a number of separate power systems, with a view to more efficient and economical generation and distribution.
an extremely powerful state, such as the US
extremely high power, esp electrical or mechanical
- Supervisor mode
(Or “supervisor state”) An execution mode on some processors which enables execution of all instructions, including privileged instructions. It may also give access to different a address space, to memory management hardware and to other peripherals. This is the mode in which the operating system usually runs. Opposite: user mode. (1995-02-15)
- Supervisory board
noun 1. a board of management of which nonmanagerial workers are members, having supervisory powers over some aspects of management decision-making
adjective 1. of or relating to seeing or sight: a visual image. 2. used in seeing: the visual sense. 3. optical. 4. perceptible by the sense of sight; visible: a visual beauty. 5. perceptible by the mind; of the nature of a mental vision: a visual impression captured in a line of verse. noun 6. […]
noun 1. (informal) a very young and very thin supermodel