turnout Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"turnout" in British English

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turnoutnoun [C]

uk   /ˈtɜːn.aʊt/  us   /ˈtɝːn-/
the ​number of ​people who are ​present at an ​event, ​especially the ​number who go to ​vote at an ​election: Good ​weather on ​pollingday should ​ensure a good turnout.
(Definition of turnout from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"turnout" in American English

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turnoutnoun [C usually sing]

 us   /ˈtɜrnˌɑʊt/
the ​number of ​people who are ​present for an ​event: Considering the ​rain, there was a good turnout. politics & government In an ​election, the turnout is the ​number of ​people who ​vote
(Definition of turnout from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

"turnout" in Business English

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turnoutnoun [S]

uk   us   /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 ​organizedevent: We had a good turnout, more than 100 ​people showed up. With the ​aid of his ​regularproducer, he has ​maintained his prolific ​output through ​variablereviews and inconsistent box-office turnout.
(Definition of turnout from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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