majoritarian

[ muh-jawr-i-tair-ee-uhn, -jor- ]
/ məˌdʒɔr ɪˈtɛər i ən, -ˌdʒɒr- /

adjective

of, relating to, or constituting a majority: majoritarian democracy.
supporting or advocating majoritarianism: majoritarian politics.

noun

a supporter or advocate of majoritarianism.

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Origin of majoritarian

First recorded in 1915–20; majorit(y) + -arian
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