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Being an animal that occupies the highest position in a social hierarchy and has the greatest access to resources such as food and a mate or mates. Social dominance is gained and maintained through factors such as size and aggressiveness.
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  1. Being an animal that occupies the highest position in a social hierarchy and has the greatest access to resources such as food and a mate or mates. Social dominance is gained and maintained through factors such as size and aggressiveness.
  2. Most abundant or conspicuous; predominant:
  3. Exercising authority or influence; dominating; ruling; prevailing
  1. Common or widespread; prevalent
  2. Most frequent, noticeable, etc.; prevailing; preponderant
  3. Having ascendancy, authority, or dominating influence over others; superior
(Genetics) Of, having, or exhibiting prepotency.
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  1. (Genetics) Of, having, or exhibiting prepotency.
  2. Greater in power, influence, or force than another or others; predominant.
  3. Very powerful; superior in force, influence, or authority; predominant.
  1. Prevalent, common, widespread.
  2. Blowing usually or most frequently from a given direction:
  3. Superior in strength, influence, or effect
Prevalent; widespread
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  1. Prevalent; widespread
  2. Of greatest power; predominant
  3. Predominant.
Exercising control or authority:
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  1. Exercising control or authority:
  2. Predominant:
  3. That rules; predominant; chief; reigning; controlling.
Final; ultimate
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  1. Final; ultimate
  2. Greatest in power, authority, or rank; paramount or dominant.
  3. Ultimate; final:
Anything regarded as a precursor or forerunner of a later thing
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  1. Anything regarded as a precursor or forerunner of a later thing
  2. One, such as a parent, grandparent, great-grandparent, who precedes another in lineage.
  3. A forerunner or predecessor.
One that precedes another.
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  1. One that precedes another.
  2. (Grammar) The word, phrase, or clause that determines what a pronoun refers to, as the children in The teacher asked the children where they were going.
  3. (Gram.) The word, phrase, or clause to which a pronoun refers
A man who has begotten a child; esp., a man as he is related to his child or children
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  1. A man who has begotten a child; esp., a man as he is related to his child or children
  2. A man who serves or is thought of as a protector:
  3. An adoptive father
An ancestor
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  1. An ancestor
  2. A person from whom one is descended; an ancestor.
  1. Ancestor .
  2. Cultural ancestor; one who originated an idea or tradition.
  3. A person who is from an earlier time and has originated or contributed to a common tradition shared by a particular group.
A female ancestor
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  1. A female ancestor
  2. A woman ancestor.
A woman who gives birth to a child.
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  1. A woman who gives birth to a child.
  2. A woman whose egg unites with a sperm, producing an embryo.
  3. (Short for) mother of vinegar
A source or cause; an origin:
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  1. A source or cause; an origin:
  2. A female person whose egg unites with a sperm or a male person whose sperm unites with an egg, resulting in the conception of a child or the birth of a child.
  3. A mother or father
A direct ancestor.
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  1. A direct ancestor.
  2. A forefather; ancestor in direct line
  3. A source from which something develops; originator or precursor
Something that has been succeeded by another:
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  1. Something that has been succeeded by another:
  2. An ancestor; forefather
  3. One who precedes another in time, especially in holding an office or position.
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