Eminent

Definition of Eminent

Em´i`nent
a.1.High; lofty; towering; prominent.
2.Being, metaphorically, above others, whether by birth, high station, merit, or virtue; high in public estimation; distinguished; conspicuous; as, an eminent station; an eminent historian, statements, statesman, or saint.
Right of eminent domain
(Law) See under Domain.

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