postelection

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adjective post·elec·tion \ ˌpōst-ē-ˈlek-shən \
Updated on: 11 Sep 2017

Definition of postelection

:relating to or occurring in the time following an election
  • postelection analyses
  • The 'Lame Duck' Amendment aimed particularly at postelection congressional sessions in which defeated legislators still participated …
  • —Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.

First Known Use of postelection

1938


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