n.1.That which is eminent or lofty; a high ground or place; a height.
The temple of honor ought to be seated on an eminence.
- Burke.
2.An elevated condition among men; a place or station above men in general, either in rank, office, or celebrity; social or moral loftiness; high rank; distinction; preferment.
3.A title of honor, especially applied to a cardinal in the Roman Catholic Church.
Noun1.eminence - high status importance owing to marked superiority; "a scholar of great eminence"
2.eminence - a protuberance on a bone especially for attachment of a muscle or ligament
Synonyms: tuberosity, tubercle
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eminence grise
Eminence; a title of honor given to cardinals
eminent domain
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