The nonstatic phenomena that produce the essential nature of something, such as the eye sensors for the visual consciousness and congruent mental factors of a visual cognition. This condition is called "dominating" – literally, the "overlord condition" – because it rules what the essential nature of its result will be.
Tibetan: བདག་རྐྱེན། bdag-rkyen
J. Hopkins: Empowering condition; dominant condition.
Synonyms: Overlord condition