Definition of Voting. Meaning of Voting. Synonyms of Voting

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Definition of Voting

Voting
Vote Vote, v. i. [imp. & p. p. Voted; p. pr. & vb. n. Voting.] [Cf. F. voter.] To express or signify the mind, will, or preference, either viva voce, or by ballot, or by other authorized means, as in electing persons to office, in passing laws, regulations, etc., or in deciding on any proposition in which one has an interest with others. The vote for a duelist is to assist in the prostration of justice, and, indirectly, to encourage the crime. --L. Beecher. To vote on large principles, to vote honestly, requires a great amount of information. --F. W. Robertson.
Voting
Voting Vot"ing, a. & n. from Vote, v. Voting paper, a form of ballot containing the names of more candidates than there are offices to be filled, the voter making a mark against the preferred names. [Eng.]

Meaning of Voting from wikipedia

- by voting in an election: a way for an electorate to elect, i.e. choose, among several candidates for rule. In a representative democracy voting is the...
- Dominion Voting Systems Corporation is a company that sells electronic voting hardware and software, including voting machines and tabulators, in the United...
- candidates with most votes win Preferential block voting, a system with features of preferential voting and plurality block voting Voting bloc, group of voters...
- electronic voting machines. Traditionally, a voting machine has been defined by its mechanism, and whether the system tallies votes at each voting location...
- Ranked voting is any election voting system in which voters use a ranked (or preferential) ballot to select more than one candidate (or other alternative...
- Plurality voting is an electoral system in which each voter is allowed to vote for only one candidate, and the candidate who polls more than any other...
- Runoff voting can refer to: Two-round system, a voting system used to elect a single winner, whereby only two candidates from the first round continue...
- Postal voting is voting in an election where ballot papers are distributed to electors (and typically returned) by post, in contrast to electors voting in...
- Electronic voting (also known as e-voting) is voting that uses electronic means to either aid or take care of casting and counting votes. Depending on...
- Compulsory voting, also called mandatory voting, is the requirement in some countries that eligible citizens register and vote in elections. Penalties...
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