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qual·i·fied ma·jor·i·ty

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  1. qualified majority(Noun)

    A majority in a vote that reaches a preset threshold value larger than 50%. A qualified majority is often required instead of a simple majority for reaching a decision in particularly important matters such as modifying by-laws in an association.

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  1. qualified majority

    Is a requirement for a proposal or piece of legislation to gain a specified level of support that is greater than the threshold of one half used for a majority requirement for ratification in a voting system.

    Some organizations e.g. the European Union use a qualified majority within some of their systems.

    Submitted by MaryC on November 3, 2016  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of qualified majority in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of qualified majority in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

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