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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We cannot favor this issue over others, because it will give an extremely negative message to the Lebanese, who are scared of C* a plan that would lead to one group dominating another in Lebanon or adopting a majority democracy through deception," Zahra told Al-Sharq radio station Thursday.