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dominant
1. In control or command over others.
2. More important, effective, or prominent than others.
3. Relating to a single plant or animal species that is preponderant within a specific community or over a specific period.
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dominant idea (s) (noun), dominant ideas (pl)
Strong thoughts which occupy the forefront of consciousness and to which other thoughts and actions are subordinated or considered to be less important: Dominant ideas can possibly be "abnormal" or they can simply be the primary ideas that are on a person's mind at a spedific time.
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eye domanance, dominant eye, master eye
1. The almost universal situation in which one eye is unconsciously relied on and used more than the other eye or which is customarily used for monocular tasks.
2. The eye to which a person unconsciously gives preference as a source of stimuli for visual sensations.

The dominant eye is usually used in sighting down a gun or looking through a monocular microscope or a telescope.

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