In this book, they talk about the
Majority rule, which retain s the edges present in more than 50% of the trees.
They used that rule also in this article (Grant, P. R., and B. R. Grant. 2010. Conspecific versus heterospecific gene exchange between populations of Darwin's finches. Philosophical transactions of the Royal Society of London. Series B, Biological sciences 365:1065–1076.)
We applied the majority rule (p . 0.500) to assign individuals to groups.
This was when using the software
I haven't found a convincing definition of the "majority rule" except definition in politics.
So what is the "majority rule" and how is it applied?