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Definition of "preëminence" [preeminence]

  • The status of being preeminent, dominant or ascendant (noun)
  • High importance; superiority (noun) : Text is available under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License

Use "preëminence" in a sentence
  • "Organizations that sustain preeminence do so because they understand that being entrenched in their past successes is the surest path to future failure."
  • "The competition between these two nations for low-carbon preeminence is critical for the climate."
  • "(Note that the adjective in Emma that vies with "every" for preeminence is "interesting.")"
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