Origin of prepotent
Examples from the Web for prepotent
I suppose you will answer that the European forms are prepotent, but this is riding prepotency to death.More Letters of Charles Darwin|Charles Darwin
By prepotent we mean having unusual power to transmit characters to offspring.The Dollar Hen|Milo M. Hastings
The civilized theater has begun to come; the prepotent influence of the audience is recognized.How to See a Play|Richard Burton
The famous bull Favourite is believed to have had a prepotent influence on the shorthorn race.
An ambiguous, prepotent figure had come to disturb the ancient, subtle, and jealously guarded balance of the English Constitution.Queen Victoria|Lytton Strachey