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general election

noun

Simple Definition of general election

  • : a regular election that involves voters and candidates throughout an entire country

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of general election

  1. :  an election usually held at regular intervals in which candidates are elected in all or most constituencies of a nation or state

Circa 1687

First Known Use of general election

circa 1687


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general election

noun

Legal Definition of general election

  1. :  an election usu. held at regular intervals in which candidates are elected in all or most constituencies of a nation or state




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