Minority is part of the Academic Word List. It is important for students in college and university.
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- The state of being a minor; a youth; the period of a person's life before reaching adulthood.
- Less than half (50%) of some group
- Most people agreed, but a sizable minority were upset by the decision.
- A member of an ethnic group that is less than 50% of the population.
- The company claims it has hired several minorities since the complaint was lodged.
- majority (1)