Definition of instant runoff voting in English:

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instant runoff voting


chiefly US
Another term for alternative vote.
Example sentences
  • We should push states to require majority winners through instant runoff voting.
  • In March, San Francisco voted to become the first American city to implement instant runoff voting for its major local elections.
  • Instant runoff voting, which compresses runoffs into general elections by having voters rank candidates in order of preference, is one solution.

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