Meaning of preponderancy in English:

preponderancy

Pronunciation /prɪˈpɒnd(ə)rənsi/ /prɪˈpɒnd(ə)r(ə)nsi/

noun

  • 1Superiority in power, influence, or importance; an instance of this; predominance.

  • 2Superiority in number or amount, a majority; prevalence.

Origin

Mid 17th century (in an earlier sense). From preponder or its etymon classical Latin praeponderāre + -ancy.