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dominion
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
dominion /də'minjən/
  • danh từ
    • quyền, quyền thế, quyền lực, quyền thống trị, quyền chi phối
      • to be under the dominion of...: dưới quyền của..., dưới quyền thống trị của...
      • to hold dominion over...: thống trị... đặt... dưới quyền, bắt... phải lệ thuộc
    • lãnh địa (phong kiến)
    • lãnh thổ tự trị, nước tự trị; thuộc địa
      • the Portuguese dominions: những thuộc địa Bồ-đào-nha
      • Dominion of Canada: nước tự trị Ca-na-đa (tự trị từ sau 1867)
    • (pháp lý) quyền chiếm hữu
Concise Dictionary
dominionsdə'mɪnjən
noun
+dominance or power through legal authority
+a region marked off for administrative or other purposes
+one of the self-governing nations in the British Commonwealth

Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 rule, authority, control, dominance, domination, grasp, mastery, grip, command, jurisdiction, power, sovereignty, sway, ascendancy, pre-eminence, primacy, supremacy, hegemony:
The magician claimed dominion over the entire universe.
2 domain, realm, territory, region, area, country, kingdom:
For six generations the dynasty ruled over its dominions on five continents.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 [U] (over sb/sth) (literary) authority to rule; control: Man has dominion over the natural world. + Soon the whole country was under his sole dominion.
2 [C] (formal) an area controlled by one ruler: the vast dominions of the Chinese Empire
3 (often Dominion) [C] (in the past) any of the countries of the British Commonwealth that had their own government
Compare: COLONY, PROTECTORATE


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