larger part

See: majority
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A week later Pierre gave his wife full power to control all his estates in Great Russia, which formed the larger part of his property, and left for Petersburg alone.
By far the larger part of the slaves know as little of their ages as horses know of theirs, and it is the wish of most masters within my knowledge to keep their slaves thus ignorant.
She determined that she would get the smaller part of the trousseau all ready now, and the larger part should be made later, and she was much vexed with Levin because he was incapable of giving her a serious answer to the question whether he agreed to this arrangement or not.
Some rose at times; but by far the larger part continued unbending; observant, it is true, but it was the kind of observation that regarded the ceremony as a spectacle rather than a worship in which they were to participate.
Casaubon to become engaged and married: but this learned gentleman was possessed of a fortune; he had assembled his voluminous notes, and had made that sort of reputation which precedes performance,--often the larger part of a man's fame.
He had been completely under his wife's ascendancy, so much so that, on dying, he left the place to her for her lifetime, as well as the larger part of his income; an arrangement that was distinctly unfair to his two sons.
National Grid has a long-standing commitment to its New Hampshire service territory and we are looking ahead to expanding that commitment to an even larger part of the state," Sherry said.
The IISD is designed for high productivity and offers a larger part capacity than the EZPATH S with a choice of 40", 60", or 80" (1000, 1500, or 2000 mm) centers.
Aging infrastructure - To maintain adequate levels of reliability and security, the industry has to replace the larger part of plant installed in the 1960s and 1970s, now fully depreciated and technologically obsolescent, and figure out how to get paid for the replacements.
More and more overseas pharmaceutical manufacturers and producers expect to enter such drug market and seize a larger part of such drug market.
From a portfolio mix perspective, the consumer loan book will become a larger part of the loan portfolio.
It could be expected to perform better in a larger part, due to its ability to cover a larger region than could a spring-loaded pin.