Definition of “gerrymander” - English Dictionary

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gerrymanderverb [ T ]

us /ˈdʒer·iˌmæn·dər/

politics & government to divide an area into election districts (= areas that elect someone) in a way that gives an unfair advantage to one group or political party

noun [ U ] us /ˈdʒer·iˌmæn·də·rɪŋ/

Enlarging the district to dilute the Latino vote is a blatant example of gerrymandering.

(Definition of “gerrymander” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)