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elect

verb  us   /ɪˈlekt/
to decide on or choose, esp. to choose a person for a particular job by voting: [T] We elect representatives every two years. [T] She was elected to the board of directors. [+ to infinitive] He was invited to join them at the concert, but he elected to stay home and watch the ballgame.

elect

adjective [only after n, not gradable]  us   /ɪˈlekt/
(of a person) who has won a vote but not yet taken office: the president-elect
Traducciones de “elect”
en árabe يَنْتَخِب…
en coreano 선출하다…
in Malaysian dipilih, pilih…
en francés élire, choisir de faire qqch.…
en turco oylamayla seçmek…
en italiano eleggere…
en chino (tradicionál) 選舉,推選…
en ruso избирать, выбирать…
en polaco wybierać…
in Vietnamese bầu cử, chọn…
en español elegir, decidir…
en portugués eleger, escolher…
in Thai เลือกตั้ง, เลือก…
en alemán wählen…
en catalán elegir…
en japonés (人)を選ぶ…
in Indonesian memilih, lebih suka…
en chino (simplificado) 选举,推选…
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