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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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Toni Nadal, who was Rafael Nadal's coach for over two decades, believes unlike previous years when the younger generation took over from the older players, in the current era, the older players are continuing to dominate the tour.
The report showed that Nokia handsets followed, with a presence of 22.9%, as it continues to dominate the budget feature phone segment.
"I think they dominate in everything except in the result."
Theorem 2.1 asserts that [S.sub.1] dominates G-M where M = {n-7, n-5, n-4, n-2} and [S.sub.1] [union] {n-4, n-6} is a [gamma](G)-set and any two independent vertices in M cannot dominate M.
Then, there are two vertices [w.sub.1] [member of] [B.sub.1] and [w.sub.2] [member of] [B.sub.2] that do not dominate [v.sub.1] and [v.sub.2], respectively.
Dominate, owned by Godfrey Wilson, is very closely related to Edge Closer, a winner in the Whent colours for Hannon and now enjoying a revival under the auspices of Tony Carroll in the Wilson silks.
"I think it's going to be harder to have one guy stand out like that, because the talent is so much deeper in each tournament that it's harder to dominate the whole world like that."
Summary: TEHRAN (FNA)- Secretary of Iran's Expediency Council (EC) Mohsen Rezaei cautioned on Sunday that the US and other arrogant powers have hatched plots to dominate the strategic and vitally important region of Southwest Asia.
I know the forwards think they can dominate their pack again.
ASHES hopeful Phil Hughes has boldly declared his intention to dominate in all three forms of the game as he begins his comeback to first-class cricket.
He was the author of 'The Age of Reason'; 'Common Sense'; and 'The Rights of Man', three of the most important treatises to provide the philosophical underpinnings to America's colonial struggle for emancipation from a dominate and dominating England.