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plurality

US [plʊˈræləti]
UK [plʊəˈræləti]
  • n.众多;大量;(未超过半数的)相对较多;复数
  • Web简单多数;多元性;简单多数票
Plural Form:pluralities  
plurality
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n.
1.
[c][ususing]
众多;大量a large number
a plurality of influences
众多的影响
2.
[c][ususing]
(未超过半数的)相对较多(in US) the number of votes given to one person, political party, etc. when this number is less than 50% but more than any other single person, etc. receives
In order to be elected, a candidate needs only a plurality of the votes cast.
候选人只需要得到相对多数票就能当选。
3.
[u]
复数the state of being plural

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