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preponderant

adjective uk   /prɪˈpɒn.dər.ənt/ us    /-ˈpɑːn.dɚ-/ formal
important or large: Music does not play a very preponderant role in the school's teaching.
preponderate
verb [I] uk   /-eɪt/ us  
Although it was a mixed class, girls preponderated.
Translations of “preponderant”
in Chinese (Traditional) 佔優勢的, 多數的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 占优势的, 多数的…
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