dominance noun

ADJ. clear, complete, overwhelming, total | growing, increasing | cultural, economic, military, political, territorial | market | male

VERB + DOMINANCE achieve, assert, assume, establish, exert, gain The firm soon achieved complete dominance in the marketplace. | have, maintain, retain The firm is determined to maintain dominance in the market. | challenge, undermine Ex-colonial countries began to challenge the cultural dominance of Europe.

PREP. ~ in black American dominance in heavyweight boxing | ~ over He asserted his dominance over the other party members.