Definition of predominance
: the quality or state of being predominant
Examples of predominance in a sentence
a group of young reformers who have gained predominance within the government
The tribe fought to maintain its predominance.
First Known Use of predominance
PREDOMINANCE Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of predominance for English Language Learners
: the state of being more powerful or important than other people or things
: a situation in which there is a greater number or amount of a particular type of person or thing than of other people or things
PREDOMINANCE Defined for Kids
Definition of predominance for Students
: the quality or state of being greater than others in number, frequency, strength, influence, or authority <a predominance of errors>
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