(In the US) an elected county official who is responsible for local elections and maintaining public records.
- Your state's Secretary of State's office is also a good place to go, as well as your local county clerk.
- He rang the county clerk's office to sort out the error, and was able to vote in the end.
- Republicans had argued that a state law should have been applied more broadly, to all new voters, except those who registered in person at a county clerk's office.
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