dominate
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dominate(
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to have influence over)
a. dominar
The emperor hoped to eventually dominate the entire Eastern Hemisphere.El emperador esperaba dominar con el tiempo todo el hemisferio este.
An intransitive verb is one that does not require a direct object (e.g. The man sneezed.).
2. (to have control)
a. dominar
Our company has really dominated in the tech field recently.Recientemente, nuestra empresa sin duda ha dominado en el campo de la tecnología.
3. (to prevail)
a. predominar
Because of natural selection, this species of finch has dominated over the others.Por la selección natural, esta especie de pinzón ha predominado sobre las otras.
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