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Definition of Abstained

Abstain
Abstain Ab*stain", v. t. To hinder; to withhold. Whether he abstain men from marrying. --Milton.

Meaning of Abstained from wikipedia

- expedient to vote according to his or her conscience. A person may also abstain when they do not feel adequately informed about the issue at hand, or have...
- of the temperance movement and the author of The Pledge: "We agree to abstain from all liquors of an intoxicating quality whether ale, porter, wine or...
- elections within either jurisdiction; others have been abstentionist; others abstained from some bodies but not others. Abstentionism has often been a divisive...
-   Canada–Mexico–United States   Voted for Moroccan bid   Morocco   Voted for neither   Sanctioned by FIFA   Abstained from voting   Not a FIFA member...
- Crimean referendum. Eleven nations voted against the resolution, while 58 abstained, and a further 24 states were absent when the vote took place. The resolution...
- The District of Columbia has never voted for a Republican. One elector abstained. United States presidential elections in Washington, D.C. Electors were...
- United Nations Security Council Resolution 478 (20 August 1980; 14–0, U.S. abstaining) declared the Jerusalem Law "null and void" and called on member states...
- 202 (0.00%) Reagan was renominated by a vote of 2,233 (two delegates abstained). For the only time in American history, the vice presidential roll call...
- first abstained from voting on the Declaration's draft, but later voted in favour of the final draft in the General ****embly. Eight countries abstained:  Czechoslovakia...
- UN membership. Resolution 1290 was adopted unopposed, although China abstained due to concerns over Tuvalu's relationship with Taiwan. Tuvalu is a Polynesian...
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