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Leverage

Lev´er`age   Pronunciation: lĕv´ẽr`ãj or lē´vẽr`ãj
n.1.The action of a lever; mechanical advantage gained by the lever.
Leverage of a couple
(Mech.) the perpendicular distance between the lines of action of two forces which act in parallel and opposite directions.
Leverage of a force
the perpendicular distance from the line in which a force acts upon a body to a point about which the body may be supposed to turn.
Noun1.Leverageleverage - the mechanical advantage gained by being in a position to use a lever
Synonyms: purchase
2.leverage - strategic advantage; power to act effectively; "relatively small groups can sometimes exert immense political leverage"
3.leverage - investing with borrowed money as a way to amplify potential gains (at the risk of greater losses)
Synonyms: leveraging
Verb1.leverage - supplement with leverage; "leverage the money that is already available"
2.leverage - provide with leverage; "We need to leverage this company"
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