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1marginal/ˈmɑɚʤənl̟/adjective
1marginal
/ˈmɑɚʤənl̟/
adjective
Learner's definition of MARGINAL  
: not very important
   b  : very slight or small
: not included in the main part of society or of a group
chiefly US  : not very good
always used before a noun  : written or printed in the margin of a page
British  : able to be won or lost by changing only a few votes
of land  : just able to produce enough crops to pay for the cost of producing those crops
2marginal/ˈmɑɚʤənl̟/noun
pluralmarginals
2marginal
/ˈmɑɚʤənl̟/
noun
pluralmarginals
Learner's definition of MARGINAL  
[count]British
: a political seat, position, etc., that is won or lost by only a few votes
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