plural -s
: a variation of the list system that permits the voter to redistribute names from several party lists into a list having names in an order of his own choice compare cross-voting

Word History


French, literally, mixture (of colors), from panacher to variegate, plume (from panache mixture of colors, bouquet of plumes, tuft, from Middle French pennache) + -age

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“Panachage.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 20 Jun. 2024.

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