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Pronunciation:  pri'dâmununt

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [adj]  having superior power and influence; "the predominant mood among policy-makers is optimism"
  2. [adj]  most frequent or common; "prevailing winds"

PREDOMINANT is a 11 letter word that starts with P.


 Synonyms: dominant, frequent, overriding, paramount, predominate, preponderant, preponderating, prevailing



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Pre*dom"i*nant\, a. [Cf. F. pr['e]dominant. See
Having the ascendency over others; superior in strength,
influence, or authority; prevailing; as, a predominant color;
predominant excellence.

      Those help . . . were predominant in the king's mind.

      Foul subordination is predominant.       --Shak.

Syn: Prevalent; superior; prevailing; ascendant; ruling;
     reigning; controlling; overruling.

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