elector

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noun elec·tor \i-ˈlek-tər, -ˌtȯr\

Definition of elector

  1. 1 :  one qualified to vote in an election

  2. 2 :  one entitled to participate in an election: such asa :  any of the German princes entitled to take part in choosing the Holy Roman Emperorb :  a member of the electoral college in the U.S.

15th Century

First Known Use of elector

15th century


ELECTOR Defined for English Language Learners

elector

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noun elec·tor \i-ˈlek-tər, -ˌtȯr\

Definition of elector for English Language Learners

  • : a member of the Electoral College in the U.S.

  • : someone who can vote in an election


Law Dictionary

elector

noun elec·tor

Legal Definition of elector

  1. 1 :  a person who is qualified to vote

  2. 2 :  a member of the electoral college in the U.S.



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