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English definition of “election”


noun [C/U]    /ɪˈlek·ʃən/
politics & government the act or occasion of being chosen for a particular job, esp. by voting: [C] congressional/presidential elections [U] His election to the Senate was all but assured. [U] Election Day is the first Tuesday in November.
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