nonvoting

adjective non·vot·ing \ ˌnän-ˈvō-tiŋ \
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of nonvoting

1 : not voting: such as
a : not exercising the right to vote
  • the nonvoting element in the population
b : not entitled to vote
  • nonvoting members
2 : not entitling the holder to vote
  • nonvoting preferred stock

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First Known Use of nonvoting

1846


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