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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Most powerful or important.

Usage examples (35)
  • It is change, continuing change, inevitable change, that is the dominant factor in society today.
  • By convention, the term dominant hemisphere refers to the cerebral hemisphere that is organized functionally to express language.
  • The original interlude ends on a sustained E, which is the dominant of the chorus 'key, hence the term dominant pedal (or pedal point).
  • Henin dominant in winning third straight French Open for more
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