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Main Entry: do·min·ion
Pronunciation: dschwa-primarystressmin-yschwan
Function: noun
Etymology: Middle English dominioun "control, rule," from early French dominion (same meaning), from Latin dominium "rule, ownership," from dominus "master, owner" --related to DOMAIN, DOMINATE
1 : DOMAIN 1
2 : supreme authority : SOVEREIGNTY
3 often capitalized : a self-governing nation of the Commonwealth of Nations other than the United Kingdom that accepts the British monarch as chief of state

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