Academic Word List

The 570 most common words in English academic texts

Type: noun

Definitions: (noun) A minority is an ethnic group that is less than 50% of the population. (noun) A minority is less than half (50%) of some group.

Examples: (noun) The minority population of the company has increased since the complaint was made. (noun) Most people agreed, but a small minority were upset by the decision.

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Academic Word List Sublist and Group: 3 C

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