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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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The market performance this week did not differ much from that of last week as anticipation is dominating the scene waiting for 2011 final data.
Those who attempt to speak out are branded as "troublemakers" and "extremists" both by the dominating group and some of the dominated group, such as Mr Dix, who are imbued with the myth of the former's superiority.
A function f : V [right arrow] {0, 1} is a dominating function if f [v] = [summation over (x[member of]N[v]] f(x) [greater than or equal to] 1 for all v [member of] V.
For this graph G, we present some dominating sets for possible values of [m.
Fast Fourier transform (FFT) and autocorrelation functions were used to find the dominating wavelength of the sheet, but more than one wavelength may be significant.
I've got a family now and a life away from snooker but when I was coming up and dominating, snooker was everything.
Accordingly, repeated compensations were not needed and the dominating noise of the compensating source was eliminated.
Just as the national deficit keeps dominating the nation's economy, the enormous amount of available excess space hanging over the Manhattan office market continued to dominate leasing here during 1992.
Another possibility, however, is that radiation from the pulsar, into which the iron-rich inner core of the precursor should have collapsed, is now dominating.
We have the resources, experience, people and the technology to reach a dominating position in this market.
Kennedy won the game in commanding fashion, using a dominating pitching performance by Fabian Williamson and a sixth-inning, four-run breakout against Chatsworth ace Josh Ravin to upset the top-seeded Chancellors.