|1.||[ noun ] a large indefinite number|
|Synonyms:||large_number pack multitude battalion|
"a battalion of ants" "a multitude of TV antennas" "a plurality of religions"
|2.||[ noun ] the state of being plural|
"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"
|3.||[ 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)|
|Related terms:||relative_quantity election|