Definition of preponderance in English:
The quality or fact of being greater in number, quantity, or importance: the preponderance of women among older people forests with a preponderance of Apache pine
More example sentences
- Their apparent preponderance may be due to the fact that they have been the most commonly used corticosteroids.
- This preponderance of Asians, particularly in the vast numbers of Japanese tourists the city attracts, has left its marks on the cuisine.
- He also points to the troubling preponderance of women in teaching: there are now more women than men teaching in our secondary schools.
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