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plurality
used in Moby Dick

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in a vote with more than 2 options:  the most votes received, but less than half the votes
  • And yet still further pondering—while I jerked him now and then from between the whale and ship, which would threaten to jam him—still further pondering, I say, I saw that this situation of mine was the precise situation of every mortal that breathes; only, in most cases, he, one way or other, has this Siamese connexion with a plurality of other mortals.
    Chapters 70-72 — The Sphynx; The Jeroboam's Story; The Monkey-Rope (79% in)

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