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English definition of “tower above/over sth”

tower above/over sth

phrasal verb with tower     /taʊər/ US  /taʊɚ/ verb [I usually + adv/prep]
to be much bigger and more successful than another thing of the same type: One computer manufacturer towers above all the rest.Surpassing in quality or number
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