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absolute majoritynoun [C]

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POLITICS a situation in which one person or party wins more than half of the total votes in an election: The President has an absolute majority in the National Assembly.
(Definition of absolute majority from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 绝对多数…
in Chinese (Traditional) 絕對多數…
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