Qualified-majority definition

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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Two-third majority, two-thirds majority.
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Three-quarters majority.
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Noun

Singular:
qualified-majority
Plural:
qualified-majorities