Pronunciation of Preponderating
/p_ɹ_ɪ_p_ˈɒ_n_d_ə_ɹ_ə_t_ɪ_ŋ/, /pɹɪpˈɒndəɹətɪŋ/, /pɹɪpˈɒndəɹətɪŋ/
Usage examples for preponderating:
- The increase in the length of the filaments takes place through the preponderating growth near their points these continually push forward and at a short distance from them successive new partitions rise up but at a greater distance the growth in the length ceases - "Fungi: Their Nature and Uses", Mordecai Cubitt Cooke.
- If we inquire we shall find one preponderating cause underlying every movement of the age - "The Complete Essays of C. D. Warner", Charles Dudley Warner.
- Generally speaking it will be to the advantage of the preponderating side to seek a decision as quickly as possible in order to terminate the state of dispute - "Some Principles of Maritime Strategy", Julian Stafford Corbett.