social power

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The degree of influence that an individual or organization has among their peers and within their society as a whole. The social power of a person or business often results in it being copied by others, and such power can typically be credited to the level of the skill, knowledge, information or fame that they possess in a desirable area of expertise.

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The group had a lot of social power and it made everyone really excited and happy to know that they were there.
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You need to try to have good social power so that you are respected and can have many contacts in the industry.
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It's clear the the Apple brand has significant social power: it's products are often imitated by other companies, and Apple products tend to have a lower depriciation than the competitors.
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