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For the sake of its enrichment and its empowerment he subjected himself to rigorous disciplines.

There is no higher form of empowerment than in the fulfillment of our individual possibilities.

Empowerment means to facilitate developments that maintain distinctions and result from differences, instead of uniformity.

Empowerment Zones have been creating these opportunities for five years now.

WORD ORIGIN

1650s, used by Milton, but the modern popularity dates from 1986; from en- (1) + power. Related: Empowered; empowering; empowerment.

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