GRE Word List

PREPONDERANCE

superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant

The meaning of the word preponderance is superiority of power, quantity, etc.; V. preponderate: be greater in power, weight, or importance; ADJ. preponderant.

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