predominance

Use the noun predominance to describe whatever is most noticeable, like the predominance of a gigantic television screen in a small living room.

When you notice that the word dominance makes up a big chunk of predominance, it won’t surprise you to learn that predominance is used to say that something exerts a strong influence and dominates. Sometimes that influence comes because of sheer numbers, such as a predominance of women in the teaching profession, but it can also result from superior power, such as a nation’s military predominance.

Definitions of predominance
  1. noun
    the quality of being more noticeable than anything else
    synonyms: predomination
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    type of:
    noticeability, noticeableness, obviousness, patency
    the property of being easy to see and understand
  2. noun
    the state of being predominant over others
    synonyms: predomination, prepotency
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    type of:
    ascendance, ascendancy, ascendence, ascendency, control, dominance
    the state that exists when one person or group has power over another
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