Election Day

noun

Definition of Election Day

: a day legally established for the election of public officials especially : the first Tuesday after the first Monday in November in an even year designated for national elections in the U.S. and observed as a legal holiday in many states

First Known Use of Election Day

15th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Election Day.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Election%20Day. Accessed 15 Aug. 2020.

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