a major difference of principle
- A major has a crown on the shoulder of his uniform.
- I take this seriously. It's a matter of principle.
- A major difference is that there are no exchange fees and many of the inefficiencies of trading the underlying shares on the exchange are eliminated.
- A major difference in design philosophy between sanitary and storm sewers are that the latter are assumed to surcharge and overflow periodically.
- Because of the elevation of the lake's surface compared with the river level downstream, a major difference in potential energy exists across a dam.