Australian ballot

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Definition of Australian ballot

: an official ballot printed at public expense on which the names of all the candidates and proposals appear and which is distributed only at the polling place and marked in secret

First Known Use of Australian ballot

1860, in the meaning defined above

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“Australian ballot.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Australian%20ballot. Accessed 18 Sep. 2020.

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