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Turkish translation of “major”

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major

adjective
 
 
/ˈmeɪdʒər/
IMPORTANT [always before noun] B2 more important or more serious than other things or people of a similar type
ana, esas, büyük, çok önemli, ciddi
a major problem/issue a major city America has played a major role in the peace process.Being important and having importance
MUSIC in music, belonging to a key (= set of musical notes) which often produces a happy sound
majör
→  Opposite minor adjective Notes of the musical scale
Translations of “major”
in Korean 주요한…
in Arabic مُهِم, كَبير…
in French majeur…
in Italian maggiore, più importante…
in Chinese (Traditional) 重要的, 較重要的, 主要的…
in Russian крупный, важный, мажорный…
in Polish podstawowy, ważny, dur…
in Spanish mayor, principal…
in Portuguese principal, importante…
in German bedeutend…
in Catalan important, gran…
in Japanese 主要な…
in Chinese (Simplified) 重要的, 较重要的, 主要的…
(Definition of major adjective from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
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