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Definition of wave power in English:

noun

[mass noun]
Power obtained by harnessing the energy produced by waves at sea.
Example sentences
  • The pressure on the landscape could be relieved if wind power follows wave power out to the ocean.
  • Shell is investing in renewable energy technologies such as solar, wind power and wave power.
  • Stromness has been chosen as a test site for wave power in Scotland.

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