election district

noun

1
a
: a district that is created for the administration of elections
all party organization rests ultimately upon the “unit cell” of the precinct or election district W. S. Sayre
2
: a political division of a county in certain states (such as Alabama, Florida, and Wyoming) in the U.S. compare judicial township

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“Election district.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/election%20district. Accessed 8 Dec. 2022.

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