pre·dom·i·nance /prɪˈdɑmənən(t)s, ˈdɑmnən(t)s/
1. The quality or state of being predominant; superiority; ascendency; prevalence; predomination.
The predominance of conscience over interest. --South.
2. Astrol. The superior influence of a planet.
n 1: the state of being predominant over others [syn: predomination]
2: the quality of being more noticeable than anything else;
"the predomination of blues gave the painting a quiet
tone" [syn: predomination]