majority rule Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

Meaning of “majority rule” in the English Dictionary

"majority rule" in British English

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majority rulenoun [U]

uk   us  
the ​system of giving the ​largestgroup in a ​particularplace or ​area the ​power to make ​decisions for everyone: Government by ​majorityrule can be a ​threat to ​minorityrights.
(Definition of majority rule from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “majority rule”
in Chinese (Simplified) 多数裁定原则,少数服从多数原则…
in Chinese (Traditional) 多數裁定原則,少數服從多數原則…
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