major

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmeɪdʒər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmeɪdʒɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(mājər)



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Sense: Adjective: greater
Synonyms:
higher, dominant, primary , upper , above , better , superior , biggest, senior , leading
Sense: Adjective: main
Synonyms:
main , chief , principal , supreme, overall
Sense: Adjective: important
Synonyms:
significant , important , serious , critical , great , weighty, grave , huge , outstanding , sweeping
Sense: Noun: military officer
Synonyms:
lieutenant, lieutenant general, general , officer , military officer, major general
Sense: Noun: academic subject - US
Synonyms:
main subject (UK), subject , specialization, specialisation (UK), chosen subject, specialist subject, specialized subject, specialised subject (UK), specialty (US), speciality (UK)
Sense: Verb: study - followed by 'in', US
Synonyms:
study , take , specialize, specialise in (UK), read (UK)

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