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English definition of “absentee vote”

absentee vote

noun [C] uk   Australian English us  
a piece of paper that a person who is unable to be present at an election can vote on and send in by post
(Definition of absentee vote from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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