Definitions of plurality:
- noun: (in an election with more than 2 options) the number of votes for the candidate or party receiving the greatest number (but less that half of the votes)
- noun: the state of being plural
Example: "To mark plurality, one language may add an extra syllable to the word whereas another may simply change the vowel in the existing final syllable"
- noun: a large indefinite number
Example: "A plurality of religions"
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