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~ (in sth/doing sth) having influence; persuasive 有影响的; 有说服力的: factors that are influential (ie have an important effect) in reaching a decision 对做出决定有影响(有重要作用)的因素 * an influential speech 有说服力的演说.
having the status, wealth, etc that enables one to persuade others to do sth 有地位﹑ 财富等的(因而能影响他人做某事): a committee of influential businessmen, union leaders, etc 由有权势的商界人士﹑ 工会领袖等组成的委员会.