from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Intellectual capacity.
- n. People of well-developed mental abilities: a country that doesn't value its brainpower.
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- n. Mental ability; intelligence.
- n. Intelligent people considered as a group.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. mental ability; intellectual acuity.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. mental ability
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On paper, Michelle Obama and Hillary Clinton look pretty similar in brainpower:
As we know, the qualities of a good leader are many and brainpower is but one.
It's also the added brainpower, which is why small businesses should be eager to collaborate.
It was tremendous to have that kind of brainpower in one room.
That kind of brainpower is a remarkable achievement, way beyond me, that’s for sure.
Bruce Nussbaum of Business Week writes, the surge in companies going to India, China, and Eastern Europe in search of very cheap brainpower may soon be coming to an end -- far sooner than anyone has anticipated.
The human engaging the cat in ways that prompt the animal to use stalking skills and brainpower is the way to go — allowing Fluffy to be the mighty hunter so emotional, mental and physical needs are met, Johnson-Bennett says.
It's astonishing to me that we can call our country a super power and yet we do not invest as a priority in the brainpower of our little ones who will lead this country one day for us all.
That party should change its name and start from scratch with some brainpower and ideas for today's world, not the one these losers dwell in!
I was a multitasking genius with plenty of surplus brainpower to spread around.