election

Definitions

General English

  • noun the process of choosing by voting

Banking

  • noun the act of electing someone

Law

  • noun the act of electing a representative or representatives
  • noun the fact of electing or having been elected
  • noun the act of choosing a course of action
  • noun a choice by a legatee to take a benefit under a will and relinquish a claim to the estate at the same time
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