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dominant

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adjective dom·i·nant \-nənt\

Medical Definition of dominant

  1. 1:  exerting forcefulness or having dominance in a social hierarchy

  2. 2:  being the one of a pair of bodily structures that is the more effective or predominant in action <the dominant eye>

  3. 3:  of, relating to, or exerting genetic dominance

  4. dom·i·nant·ly adverb




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dominant

noun dom·i·nant

Medical Definition of dominant

  1. 1:  a dominant genetic character or factor

  2. 2:  a dominant individual in a social hierarchy





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