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adjective unanimous pronunciation in American English /jʊˈnænɪməs/
  1. a unanimous decision, vote, agreement, etc. is one that everyone agrees with and supports
    The board made a unanimous decision to reject the recommendations.
    a unanimous vote of confidence
    1. a.
      a group of people who are unanimous about something all agree about it
      The jury was unanimous.
      unanimous in (doing) something: All 15 member states were unanimous in approving the deal.

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