greater part

greater part
index body (main part), generality (bulk)

Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • greater part — majority, larger part, most …   English contemporary dictionary

  • the best/better/greater part of something — more than half of something : most of something It took us the better part of a week to finish the job. We ve been waiting for the better part of an hour. They live here for the greater part of the year. • • • Main Entry: ↑part …   Useful english dictionary

  • greater number — index majority (greater part) Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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