Definition of popularly elected
: chosen in an election rather than in some other way He was the country's first popularly elected leader.
Word by Word Definitions
: carefully selected : chosen
: chosen for salvation through divine mercy
: chosen for office or position but not yet installed
: one chosen or set apart (as by divine favor)
: a select or exclusive group of people
: to select by vote for an office, position, or membership
: to make a selection of
: to choose (something, such as a course of action) especially by preference
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