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dominate

(dom′ĭnāt″) [L. dominari, to master, control]
1. In behavioral health, to control, govern, or wield authority over others.
2. In health care administration or public health, to provide an option superior to others.
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She had heard great scientists discuss the future of the red race and she recalled that some had maintained that eventually the brain would entirely dominate the man.
The deposits average more than one hundred millions a day; and it dominates the call loan market on Wall Street and the stock market.
It was the fact that she recovered more quickly from her astonishment that enabled Claire to dominate her scene with Bill.
In bourgeois society, therefore, the past dominates the present; in Communist society, the present dominates the past.
The brilliant birds and the little monkeys had become accustomed to their new acquaintances, and as they had evidently never seen human beings before they presently, after their first fright had worn off, approached closer and closer, impelled by that strange curiosity which dominates the wild creatures of the forest and the jungle and the plain, so that within the first month several of the birds had gone so far as even to accept morsels of food from the friendly hands of the Claytons.
Outlook: Hart generally doesn't dominate during the first week of the season as it does later on, a fact that doesn't bode well.
Hart's Mustang baseball team continues to dominate.
Although console-based in-game ad serving is dominated by independent in-game ad-serving networks today, Yankee Group predicts that Microsoft, Sony and Electronic Arts will bring in-game ad serving in-house and come to dominate this segment of the market.
O'Neal hasn't yet learned the words, but he's sure of the message: ``I'm going to dominate you.
Sixty-two percent of respondents believe that global consumer brands will dominate the emerging Mobile Virtual Network Operator (MVNO) market.