pre-eminence

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pre-eminence

noun superiority, distinction, excellence, supremacy, prestige, prominence, transcendence, renown, predominance, paramountcy London's continuing pre-eminence among European financial centres
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pre-eminence

[priːˈemɪnəns] Npreeminencia f

pre-eminence

pre-eminence

[ˌpriːˈɛmɪnəns] npreminenza
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And nothing doth extinguish envy more, than for a great person to preserve all other inferior officers, in their full lights and pre-eminences of their places.