Definition of overall majority noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    overall majority

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    [usually singular] Parliament, Elections
     
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  1. 1more votes in an election or vote than all the other people or parties together See related entries: Parliament, Elections
  2. 2the difference between the number of members that the government has in a parliament and the number that all the other political parties have together a huge 101-seat overall majority See related entries: Parliament, Elections