majoritarianism

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ma·jor·i·tar·i·an·ism

 (mə-jôr′ĭ-târ′ē-ə-nĭz′əm, -jŏr′-)
n.
Rule by simple numerical majority in an organized group.

majoritarianism

(məˌdʒɒrɪˈtɛərɪəˌnɪzəm)
n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a form of democracy which upholds the rule of the majority
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Since the same kind of match would light every one's fire and the same-shaped loaf of bread would fill every one's stomach, it would be perfectly feasible to submit industry to the control of a majority vote.
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But 'in the case of the death penalty bill, for now it appears it cannot get a majority vote,' Lacson said.
Ramallah, Jan 2 (Petra) -- Israel's parliament the Knesset passed a bill in the early hours Tuesday that requires a special two-thirds majority vote to cede any part of occupied East Jerusalem to the Palestinians under any future peace deal.
Earlier on Sept 22, the Senate passed the Election Bill 2017 with a majority vote, doing away with a clause which barred a person from serving as an office-bearer of a political party if he is either not qualified to be, or disqualified from being elected as a member of a parliament under Article 63 of the Constitution.
The board has also approved conforming amendments to the company's corporate governance guidelines to adopt a director resignation policy for directors who fail to receive a majority vote in an uncontested election.
My hope for the nation is that each of us will accept the decision of the majority vote and will move forward to implement that decision and to accept the outcomes of it, whether they be positive or negative.
Shareholders have approved 12 resolutions, which included the re-appointment of Rana Kapoor as MD & CEO of the bank with a majority vote of 99.
Depending on the state, "supermajority" means there must be a three-fifths, two-thirds or three-fourths majority vote in both chambers.
Gladman notes that the amount of disclosure that companies provide about director elections is higher at companies with plurality plus resignation or majority vote standards.
The EMG data were used to calculate the time from the change in the contraction class to the classifier producing the wrist extension class output for five different analysis window length and majority vote combinations (Figure 8).
664 billion related to railways ministry which were rejected with majority vote in NA.