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Prove more powerful or superior
“Does it make sense to say that the rights of A to depasture his or her cattle shall prevail over the rights of B?”
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To be widespread or current in a particular area or at a particular time
“But they warned that if no rain falls within the next two months, a crisis might prevail in the area.”
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To remain in existence or active
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To defeat, subdue or overcome with superior strength
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To rule over or control arbitrarily or arrogantly
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To achieve the desired aim or result
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Have or exert control or power
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To remain valid or unaltered
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(usually of a disease or condition) To affect adversely
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To survive a difficult situation
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To have power and influence over
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To overcome or prevail over, especially a difficulty or obstacle
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To affect or come upon
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To determine or dictate
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To use one's authority to reject or cancel (a decision, view, etc.)
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To exceed in weight or importance
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To be persuaded based on available information
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