Definitions for "majority rule"
The rule or doctrine that the numerical majority{2} of an organized group can make decisions binding on the whole group; as, our club makes decisions by majority rule.. Contrasted with unanimous consent, or decision by a decree of a single person or small committee forming part of an organization.
A voting system in which the alternative receiving more than half the votes wins.
Rule by more than half of those participating in a decision.
a principle of democracy which states that 51% (or more) of citizens should select officials and determine policy back