JapaneseEdit

Kanji in this term
Grade: 5 Grade: 3 Grade: 4

EtymologyEdit

支配(control) +‎ (-like)

Adjectival nounEdit

支配的 ‎(-na inflection, hiragana しはいてき, romaji shihaiteki)

  1. ruling; governing; prevailing; controlling; predominant; as, the dominant party, church, spirit, power