Definition of Preponderancy

1. [n -CIES]



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Preponderancy

preplans
preplant
preplanting
preplating
preplayoff
prepollence
prepollent
prepolymer
prepolymers
preponder
preponderance
preponderance of evidence
preponderance of the evidence
preponderances
preponderancies
preponderancy (current term)
preponderant
preponderantly
preponderate
preponderated
preponderately
preponderates
preponderating
preponderatingly
preponderation
preponderations
preponderence
prepone
preponed
preponement

Literary usage of Preponderancy

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1. A Complete Dictionary of the English Language, Both with Regard to Sound and ...by Thomas Sheridan by Thomas Sheridan (1790)
"PREPONDERANCE, pré pin'--) preponderancy.prê-pin'. f '' der-én-f^. J dér-éns. • / , To PREPONDERATE, pre-pon- cér-áte. va To outweigh ..."

2. Rationale of Judicial Evidence, Specially Applied to English Practice by Jeremy Bentham (1827)
"there is but one that acts on the opposite side, the inference of the preponderancy of the five over the one is not conclusive; much less can the opposite ..."

3. New Family Library (1834)
"Th« there ought to be a preponderancy of good, however, even iV a fallen ... But why a preponderancy ? Is it not enough that the good be proportioned to the ..."

4. The study of medicine by John Mason Good, Samuel Cooper (1829)
"But the moment we repose ourselves in sleep, and the will becomes inactive and withdraws its control, the flexor muscles exercise their preponderancy afresh ..."

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