Definition of undervote in English:

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undervote

Pronunciation: /ˈəndərˌvōt/

noun

US
A ballot not counted because of unclear marking by the voter.
Example sentences
  • In the 18 punch-ballot counties that use the punch-ballot vote, the undervote was 1.5 percent.
  • A hand count of undervotes could be organized and carried out in a matter of days.
  • Any undervotes are clearly the decision of the voter.

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Syllabification: un·der·vote

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