Definitions for "Majority"
The greater number; more than half; as, a majority of mankind; a majority of the votes cast.
The amount or number by which one aggregate exceeds all other aggregates with which it is contrasted; especially, the number by which the votes for a successful candidate exceed those for all other candidates; as, he is elected by a majority of five hundred votes. See Plurality.
The majority is the party in power in the Legislature. The Republicans now control both houses, hence the House Majority Leader and the Senate Majority Leader are Republicans.
The military rank of a major.
a group that outnumbers its non-members, or, in the newer sense of the word, has a higher social status
a group that outnumbers its non-members, or, in the politically correct sense of the word, hasa higher social status
Keywords:  pawns, flank, opponent, efgh, marienbad
The quality or condition of being major or greater; superiority.
A player's numerical superiority of P awns on one flank. Such a majority is important because it may lead to the creation of a passed P awn. Marienbad 1925 Tournament won by Rubinstein and Nimzowitsch, followed by Marshall, Torre, Reti, and Tartakower.
A player has a pawn majority when he has more pawns on one side of the board than his opponent.
The condition of being of full age, or authorized by law to manage one's own affairs.
the age at which a person is considered competent to manage their own affairs
age of the legal age of responsibility; in 18th-century France - 25.
Keywords:  ancestry, ancestors
Ancestors; ancestry.
Keywords:  quorum, business
a quorum to do business
Keywords:  merit, motivation, moderate, may
may merit moderate motivation
Keywords:  crime, distinguishes, quality, law
n.: That quality that distinguishes a crime from a law.
Keywords:  absolute, see
See Absolute Majority.
Keywords:  bulk, greater, prefer, main, finished
the property resulting from being or relating to the greater in number of two parts; the main part; "the majority of his customers prefer it"; "the bulk of the work is finished"
Keywords:  larger, group
The larger group
Keywords:  volume, percent, sales, occurs
Where 60 percent or more of sales or sales volume occurs.