Definition for PLU'RAL

PLU'RAL, a. [L. pluralis, from plus, pluris, more.]

  1. Containing more than one; consisting of two or more, or designating two or more; as, a plural word.
  2. In grammar, the plural number is that which designates more than one, that is, any number except one. Thus in most languages, a word in the plural number expresses two or more. But the Greek has a dual number to express two; and the plural expresses more than two.

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