- preference share,
- preference shares,
- preference stock,
- preferential shop,
- preferential voting,
- preferred lie
Origin of preferential
Examples from the Web for preferential
Hall even made it clear that his problem is less with the preferential admissions, but with the lack of transparency.The University of Texas’s Machiavellian War on Its Regent|David Davis|October 27, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Either way, part of the tragedy and poignancy of polio is its preferential spread to babies and toddlers.
The preferential ballot will definitely favor Gravity, which I felt was a superior film anyway.And the Best Picture Oscar Goes to… ‘12 Years A Slave,’ ‘Gravity,’ or ‘American Hustle?’|Kevin Fallon, Marlow Stern|March 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
“Crony capitalism,” for example, typically refers to preferential relationships between politicians and business interests.
The academy changed the voting rules this year to include 10 Best Picture nominees with preferential ballots.
Literary shareholders to the amount of 500 and upwards will be entitled to a preferential boom by way of bonus.
Ownership of claim confers the right to reside thereon, and preferential right to a lease.Getting Gold|J. C. F. Johnson
In nearly every state where there had been a preferential primary Mr. Roosevelt had carried the day.Contemporary American History, 1877-1913|Charles A. Beard
Preferential mating, he thinks, produces in the long run, persons of exceptional talent.
This is the weak point in Preferential Voting; any small section can ensure the rejection of a general favourite.Proportional Representation Applied To Party Government|T. R. Ashworth and H. P. C. Ashworth