Definition of in the main in English:

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in the main

On the whole: we must remember that in the main we are thinking about these designs as decoration
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  • The food itself, even though important, is, in the main, a way of coalescing social life.
  • The Church was vibrant, tolerant and its priests were in the main, hard working.
  • These, in the main, are young people committing offences against other young people.
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