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    1. prev·a·lence
      IPA[ˈprev(ə)ləns]
    2. n. noun

      • 1. the fact or condition of being prevalent; commonness:

        the prevalence of obesity in adults
        Synonym : commonness, currency, widespread presence, generality, popularity, pervasiveness, universality, extensiveness, rampancy, rifeness
    3. Variation

      • n.: noun: prevalence, plural noun: prevalences

      • noun

        the fact or condition of being prevalent; commonness:
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