adjective elec·tor·al \i-ˈlek-t(ə-)rəl, ˌē-lek-ˈtr-əl\

: of or relating to an election or to the process by which people are elected

Full Definition of ELECTORAL

:  of or relating to an elector <the electoral vote>
:  of or relating to election <an electoral system>
elec·tor·al·ly \-t(ə-)rə-lē, -ˈtr-ə-lē\ adverb

First Known Use of ELECTORAL


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