Definition of the polls
: the places where people vote during an election The polls are open until 8:00 tonight. Voters went to the polls today. He was defeated at the polls.
Word by Word Definitions
: the top or back of the head
: to cut off or cut short the hair or wool of : crop, shear
: to cut off or cut short (a material, such as wool)
: to cut off or back the top of (something, such as a tree)
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