- Dominance is defined as to have control or authority over others.
- When a government has the power and control to make other governments comply with its demands, this is an example of dominance.
- If brown eyes always show up whenever you have the brown-eyed gene, even if you also have a blue-eyed gene or a green-eyed gene, this is an example of the dominance of the brown-eyed gene.
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dominance - Medical Definition