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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Hegemony  \He*gem`o*ny\,  n.  [Gr.  ?,  fr  ?  guide,  leader,  fr  ?  to 
  go  before.] 
  Leadership;  preponderant  influence  or  authority;  --  usually 
  applied  to  the  relation  of  a  government  or  state  to  its 
  neighbors  or  confederates.  --Lieber. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  hegemony 
  n  :  the  domination  of  one  state  over  its  allies 




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