split the ticket

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Definition of split the ticket

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: to vote for candidates from more than one political party

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“Split the ticket.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/split%20the%20ticket. Accessed 27 Jun. 2022.

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