domination definition by Webster's New World
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a dominating or being dominated; rule; control; ascendancy
Origin: Middle English dominacioun ; from Old French domination ; from Classical Latin dominatio
domination definition by American Heritage Dictionary
- a. Control or power over another or others.b. The exercise of such control or power.
- dominations Christianity The fourth of the nine orders of angels in medieval angelology. Also called dominions.