Etymology
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plurality (n.)

late 14c., pluralite, "state of being more than one; a number greater than one," from Old French pluralite (14c.), from Late Latin pluralitatem (nominative pluralitas) "the plural number," from Latin pluralis "of or belonging to more than one" (see plural). Meaning "fact of there being many, multitude" is from mid-15c. Church sense of "holding of two or more offices concurrently" is from mid-14c. Meaning "greater number, more than half" is from 1570s but is etymologically improper, perhaps modeled on majority. U.S. sense of "excess of votes for the candidate who receives the most over those of rival candidate(s)," especially when none has an absolute majority, is from 1828.

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Definitions of plurality

plurality (n.)
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
plurality (n.)
a large indefinite number;
a plurality of religions
Synonyms: battalion / large number / multitude / pack
plurality (n.)
(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);
Synonyms: relative majority
From wordnet.princeton.edu