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English definition of “electorate”


noun [C usually singular, + sing/pl verb]     /ɪˈlek.tər.ət/ US  /-tɚ-/
all the people who are allowed to vote : The present voting system distorts the wishes of the electorate.Voters and Candidates in elections
(Definition of electorate noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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