nombre femenino/feminine noun
- (acción) voting; (método) vote la votación empezó temprano voting started early se decidió por votación it was decided by a vote, they voted on it fue elegida por votación she was elected, she was chosen in a vote, she was voted in la propuesta se sometió a votación the proposal was put to the vote o/or was voted on la votación arrojó los siguientes resultados the vote o/or voting produced the following results hagamos una votación let's take a vote, let's vote on it la votación es secreta it is a secret ballot o/or vote
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Spain had three civil wars known as the guerras carlistas (1833-39, 1860, 1872-76). When Fernando VII died in 1833, he was succeeded not by his brother the Infante Don Carlos de Borbón, but by his daughter Isabel, under the regency of her mother María Cristina. This provoked a mainly northern-Spanish revolt, with local guerrillas pitted against the forces of the central government. The Carlist Wars were also a confrontation between conservative rural Catholic Spain, especially the Basque provinces and Aragón, led by the carlistas, and the progressive liberal urban middle classes allied with the army. Carlos died in 1855, but the carlistas, representing political and religious traditionalism, supported his descendants' claims until reconciliation in 1977 with King Juan Carlos.