In the wealthy Kashinsky province, which always took the lead of other provinces in everything, there was now such a preponderance of forces that this policy, once carried through properly there, might serve as a model for other provinces for all Russia.
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a preponderance of evidence against the defendant
Not less conspicuous is the preponderance of nature over will in all practical life.