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Definition of Ballot


  1. Originally, a ball used for secret voting. Hence: Any printed or written ticket used in voting.
  2. The act of voting by balls or written or printed ballots or tickets; the system of voting secretly by balls or by tickets.
  3. The whole number of votes cast at an election, or in a given territory or electoral district.
  4. To vote or decide by ballot; as, to ballot for a candidate.
  5. To vote for or in opposition to.
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Ballot Translations

ballot in French is ballottez, ballottent, ballotter, ballottons
ballot in German is Abstimmung {f}
ballot in Norwegian is stemmeseddel
ballot in Spanish is papeleta de voto