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noun     dominion pronunciation in American English
/dəˈmɪnjən/
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pluraldominions
  1. 1
    [uncountable] formal control, or the right to rule over something

    At that time the island was under foreign dominion.

  2. 2
    [countable] formal an area that is ruled by one person or government
  3. 3

    Dominion

    [countable] old-fashioned a country that belonged to the British Commonwealth in the past
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