ballot

Definitions

General English

  • noun a way of voting in which voters mark papers with a cross
  • verb to get people to vote on something
  • verb to vote by marking papers with a cross

Banking

  • noun an election where people vote for someone by marking a cross on a paper with a list of names
  • noun a selection made by taking papers at random out of a box
  • verb to take a vote by ballot

Commerce

  • noun a vote where voters decide on an issue by marking a piece of paper

Politics

  • noun an act of choosing someone by putting names in a box and then taking one name out at random
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