Definition of ponderance in English:

ponderance

noun

  • Weight, heaviness; (figurative) importance, significance.

Origin

Late 18th century; earliest use found in George Gregory (1754–1808), Church of England clergyman and writer. From ponder + -ance. Compare post-classical Latin ponderantia weight, importance.

Pronunciation

ponderance

/ˈpɒnd(ə)rəns//ˈpɒnd(ə)r(ə)ns/