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Allows a number be raised to a small integer power.
- The base and power can be any valid numeric expression.
- Powers greater than 20 are treated as 20.
- Powers less than -20 are treated as -20.
- Any decimals in the power are treated as the next lower integer value (e.g. 17.6 = 17 and -3.1 = -4).