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the act of exercising controlling power or the condition of being so controlled

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superior development of one side of the body

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the organic phenomenon in which one of a pair of alleles present in a genotype is expressed in the phenotype and the other allele of the pair is not

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17, 1997 and in 2004, both times finding that its strong dominance of the market suppressed competition.
Entrepreneurs in many countries look at the strong dominance of the American biotechnology industry and long for the seemingly abundant financing opportunities and ready access to partners.
The Coventry-built XJ saloon continued its strong dominance of the premium luxury market in Britain, building on the recent JD Power survey in the USA in which it was voted the highest-placed European nameplate by customers.
The new XJ has continued its strong dominance of the premium luxury market in Britain building on the recent J D Power Survey in the US in which it was voted the highest placed European nameplate by customers.
To sustain his claim that this arises from the evolutionary history of natural selection favoring a strong dominance drive among males, Ludwig quotes from recent studies of monkeys and apes showing the importance of dominance hierarchies in which males compete for the alpha position.