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preponderate

[pri-pon-duh-reyt]
verb (used without object), preponderated, preponderating.
1.
to exceed something else in weight; be the heavier.
2.
to incline downward or descend, as one scale or end of a balance, because of greater weight; be weighed down.
3.
to be superior in power, force, influence, number, amount, etc.; predominate: Evidence for the accused preponderated at the trial.

Origin:
1615–25; < Latin praeponderātus, past participle of praeponderāre to outweigh. See pre-, ponder, -ate1

preponderation, noun
unpreponderated, adjective
unpreponderating, adjective
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preponderate (prɪˈpɒndəˌreɪt)
 
vb
1.  (often foll by over) to be more powerful, important, numerous, etc (than)
2.  to be of greater weight than something else
 
[C17: from Late Latin praeponderāre to be of greater weight, from pondus weight]
 
pre'ponderately
 
adv
 
pre'ponderating
 
adj
 
preponder'ation
 
n

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preponderate
1623, "to weigh more than," from L. præponderare "outweigh," from præ- "before" + ponderare "to weigh" (see pound (n.1)). Meaning "to exceed in force or power" is from 1799. Preponderance is first recorded 1681, meaning "greater weight;" sense of "greater importance" is from 1780; that of
"greater number" is from 1845.
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