An advantage that is not enjoyed by everyone; a special exemption, immunity, or legal right granted to a person or a class of persons; an exception.
(--- Baseball) The right of a major-league team to transfer a player to a minor-league team while being able to recall the player within a specified period.
The constraining power of a promise, contract, law, or sense of duty:
(Mil., etc.) An assigned period of responsibility, as a watch or sentry duty
Something additional to regular profit or pay, resulting from one's position or employment, esp. something customary or expected
That to which one has legal claim
Power assigned to another; authorization:
A position of chief authority; a position involving the right or power to order or control.
A standard of comparison for checking or verifying the results of an experiment. In an experiment to test the effectiveness of a new drug, for example, one group of subjects (the control group) receives an inactive substance or placebo , while a comparison group receives the drug being tested.
Control or power over another or others.
A territory or sphere of influence or control; a realm.
The status of master or ruler; control:
Might means a great deal of strength.
Power is defined as the ability to act or have influence over others.
Sovereignty is authority to govern a state or a state that is self governing.
A privilege granted a person, as by virtue of birth
(Cricket) The set number of balls bowled during a single turn at one end of the wicket
The thing or property granted; a gift; a boon.
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