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1. having a strong physiological or chemical effect
a potent toxin|potent liquor|a potent cup of tea|a stiff drink
2. (of a male) capable of copulation
3. Producing great physical effects; forcible; powerful' efficacious; as, a potent medicine.
4. having great influence
5. having or wielding force or authority
providing the ground soldier with increasingly potent weapons
6. A prince; a potentate.