What is predominate?

  • (verb): Be larger in number, quantity, power, status or importance.
    Example: "Hispanics predominate in this neighborhood"
    Synonyms: dominate, rule, reign, prevail
    See also — Additional definitions below

Some articles on predominate:

1990 Epsom Derby - Form Analysis - The Road To Epsom
... Chester Vase Blue Stag – 1st Dee Stakes Elmaamul – 1st Easter Stakes, 7th 2,000 Guineas, 2nd Predominate Stakes Kaheel – 3rd Heron Stakes Karinga Bay – 3rd Sandown Classic Trial, 2nd Dante Stakes Duke ...
Cocked Hat Stakes - History
... The event was established in 1970, and it was originally called the Predominate Stakes ... It was named after Predominate, a three-time winner of the Goodwood Stakes from 1958 to 1960, and the winner of the Goodwood Cup in 1961 ... For a period the Predominate Stakes was contested over 1 mile and 4 furlongs ...
Crimean Submediterranean Forest Complex - Description
... At elevations below 400 meters, woodlands and maquis shrublands predominate with oak, Christ's Thorn (Paliurus spina-christi), Mastic tree (Pistacia lenticulus), Pyracantha ... From 800 to 1300 meters elevation forests predominate with Scots Pine (Pinus sylvestris) Oriental Beech (Fagus orientalis), juniper woodlands ...
1988 Epsom Derby - Form Analysis - The Road To Epsom
... Stakes, 2nd Dante Stakes Sheriff's Star – 2nd Predominate Stakes Unfuwain – 1st Warren Stakes, 1st Chester Vase Minster Son – 1st Newmarket Stakes, 1st Predominate Stakes Project Manager – 1st Gowran Classic ...
Santa Catarina (state) - Demographics
... of Portuguese ancestry, mostly Azoreans, predominate on the coast ... People of German descent predominate in the northeast region (Itajaí Valley) and in the north (Joinville region) ... People of Italian descent predominate in the south, as well in many areas in the west ...

More definitions of "predominate":

  • (verb): Appear very large or occupy a commanding position.
    Synonyms: loom, tower, hulk

Famous quotes containing the word predominate:

    ... these great improvements of modern times are blessings or curses on us, just in the same ratio as the mental, moral, and religious rule over the animal; or the animal propensities of our nature predominate over the intellectual and moral. The spider elaborates poison from the same flower, in which the bee finds materials out of which she manufactures honey.
    Harriot K. Hunt (1805–1875)