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The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Potent \Po"tent\, n. 1. A prince; a potentate. [Obs.] --Shak. [1913 Webster] 2. [See Potence.] A staff or crutch. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] 3. (Her.) One of the furs; a surface composed of patches which are supposed to represent crutch heads; they are always alternately argent and azure, unless otherwise specially mentioned. [1913 Webster] Counter potent (Her.), a fur differing from potent in the arrangement of the patches. [1913 Webster]