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I don’t think it’s clear to anybody on the outside which elements predominate there.
Around Santiago, clay and sand predominate, and the soil can not be highly praised.
We must confess that at present the rich predominate, but the future will be for the virtuous and ingenious.
The horizontal lines of the architrave and cornice predominate over the vertical lines of the columns.
If it be narrative or descriptive, there is no definition or proof; but the development by details will predominate.
ENGLISH: COMPOSITION AND LITERATUREW. F. (WILLIAM FRANKLIN) WEBSTER
Let them even make some sacrifice of that buoyant feeling which, at their age, is so apt to predominate.
THE YOUNG MAN'S GUIDEWILLIAM A. ALCOTT
A man is called righteous or wicked according as his good or bad deeds predominate.
Of the foreign population Germans predominate, probably because of the brewery industry of the American white population.
But at present fear and trembling still predominate over hope.
It is also significant that in the case of sex totemism nocturnal animals predominate.

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