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turnout

noun [S]
 
 
/ˈtɜːnaʊt/
POLITICS the number of people who vote in an election: Voter turnout was high. a 50%/high/low turnout a big/poor/record turnout
the number of people who are present at an organized event: We had a good turnout, more than 100 people showed up. With the aid of his regular producer, he has maintained his prolific output through variable reviews and inconsistent box-office turnout.
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