Synonyms for preponderancy
- upper hand
- whip hand
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR PREPONDERANCY
The orchestra (gamelan) consists of wind, string and percussion instruments, the latter being in preponderancy to the other two.
Owing to this simple omission, the crane got a preponderancy to one side, and fell upon the building with a terrible crash.
1680s, "greater weight," from Latin praeponderans, present participle of praeponderare "make heavier" (see preponderate). Sense of "greater importance" is from 1780; that of "greater number" is from 1845.
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