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preponderance

美国发音:[prɪ'pɑnd(ə)rəns]
英国发音:[prɪ'pɒnd(ə)rəns]

[n]
英语解释:most of the people or things in a group
常见翻译:(数量、重量、力量、影响、重要性上的)优势;优越

being in a larger number or quantities than others in the same group
If there is a preponderance of whites in the business sector, there are more whites than colored people in it. A preponderance of one variety of fish in a lake is the presence of a larger number of that variety of fish in the lake than the other varieties of fish. A preponderance of men in the services is the larger number of men than women in the services.


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