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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 par·a·mount /ˈpærəˌmaʊnt/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Par·a·mount a.  Having the highest rank or jurisdiction; superior to all others; chief; supreme; preëminent; as, a paramount duty. “A traitor paramount.”
 Lady paramount Archery, the lady making the best score.
 Lord paramount, the king.
 Syn: Superior; principal; preeminent; chief.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Par·a·mount, n. The highest or chief.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having superior power and influence; "the predominant mood
            among policy-makers is optimism" [syn: overriding, predominant,
             predominate, preponderant, preponderating]