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Definition of Dominant

Dominant
Dominant Dom"i*nant, n. (Mus.) The fifth tone of the scale; thus G is the dominant of C, A of D, and so on. Dominant chord (Mus.), the chord based upon the dominant.

Meaning of Dominant from wikipedia

- Domination or dominant may refer to: World domination, which is mainly a conspiracy theory Colonialism in which one group (usually a nation) invades another...
- A dominant-party system, or one-party dominant system, is a political occurrence in which a single political party continuously dominates election results...
- gene on the other copy of the chromosome. The first variant is termed dominant and the second recessive. This state of having two different variants of...
- In music, the dominant is the fifth scale degree () of the diatonic scale. It is called the dominant because it is second in importance to the first scale...
- A dominant caste is one which preponderates numerically over other castes and also wields preponderant economic and political power. A large and powerful...
- Dominant white (W) is a group of genetically related coat color alleles on the KIT gene of the horse, best known for producing an all-white coat, but also...
- The concept of a dominant culture, or the concept of hegemony, originated in Ancient Greece. However, Antonio Gramsci, a political leader and a philosopher...
- Dominant CZ is a hen hatchery company in the Czech Republic. The main store is in Studenec, but it has another 39 stores in Czech Republic, which are in...
- Phrygian dominant scale is the fifth mode of the harmonic minor scale, the fifth being the dominant. Also called the altered Phrygian scale, dominant flat...
- (/ˌdɒmɪˈneɪtrɪks/; pl. dominatrices /-ˈneɪtrɪsiːz, -nəˈtraɪ-/) is a woman who takes the dominant role in BDSM activities. A **** might be of any ****ual orientation...