Definition of absentee ballot in English:

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absentee ballot



North American term for postal vote.
Example sentences
  • Many of these voters had voted an absentee ballot and wanted to know what would happen to their ballot.
  • We must arrange to vote by absentee ballot in the general election, so that we can go to the swing states and work to get out the vote on election day.
  • In all, more than 1,400 El Segundo voters applied for an absentee ballot, and almost 1,300 of those ballots were actually voted.
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