potentiality

[puh-ten-shee-al-i-tee]
noun, plural potentialities for 2.
1.
the state or quality of being potential.
2.
something potential; a possibility: Atomic destruction is a grim potentiality.

Origin:
1615–25; < Medieval Latin potentiālitās. See potential, -ity

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potentiality (pəˌtɛnʃɪˈælɪtɪ)
 
n , pl -ties
1.  latent or inherent capacity or ability for growth, fulfilment, etc
2.  a person or thing that possesses such a capacity

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Example sentences
Yes to the complexity and the potentiality of eventually seeing it through.
We are not here to sell a parcel of boilers and vats, but the potentiality of
  growing rich beyond the dreams of avarice.
Shi'ism also has the potentiality to be more progressive.
And this is important for grasping the explosive potentiality of recovered
  memory allegations.
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