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preponderance

 
Noun preponderance has 3 senses
  1. preponderance - superiority in power or influence; "the preponderance of good over evil"; "the preponderance of wealth and power"
    --1 is a kind of
    power, powerfulness
    Derived form: verb preponderate1
  2. preponderance, prevalence - a superiority in numbers or amount; "there is a preponderance of Blacks in our prisons"
    --2 is a kind of number, figure
    Derived form: verb preponderate1
  3. preponderance - exceeding in heaviness; having greater weight; "the least preponderance in either pan will unbalance the scale"
    --3 is a kind of
    heaviness, weightiness
    Derived form: verb preponderate1
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