absent voter

noun

Definition of absent voter

: a qualified voter who is legally permitted to vote by mail because of illness or unavoidable and necessary absence from the voting district

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First Known Use of absent voter

1863, in the meaning defined above

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“Absent voter.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/absent%20voter. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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