electoral

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adjective elec·tor·al \i-ˈlek-t(ə-)rəl, ˌē-lek-ˈtȯr-əl\

Definition of electoral

  1. 1 :  of or relating to an elector the electoral vote

  2. 2 :  of or relating to election an electoral system

electorally

play play \i-ˈlek-t(ə-)rə-lē, ˌē-lek-ˈtȯr-ə-lē\ adverb

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First Known Use of electoral

1675




ELECTORAL Defined for English Language Learners

electoral

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Definition of electoral for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to an election or to the process by which people are elected


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