Definition of “casting vote” - English Dictionary

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(Definition of “casting vote” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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casting votenoun [ S ]

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MEETINGS a single vote by the person in charge of a meeting, which is used to decide a question if the number of votes on each side is equal:

If there is a tie in the final round between the top two contenders, the president of the association will have the casting vote.

(Definition of “casting vote” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)