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Polish translation of “elect”

elect

verb
 
 
/ɪˈlekt/
B2 [T] to choose someone for a particular job or position by voting
wybierać
[often passive] She was elected to the US Senate in 2004. He was elected president in 1997.ElectionsTaking and choosing
elect to do sth formal to choose to do something
zdecydować się coś zrobić
The child elected to stay with his mother. → See also re-electTaking and choosing
(Definition of elect from the Cambridge English-Polish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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