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ballot

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1 a piece of paper indicating a person's preferences in an election
  • we collected all of the ballots from the students voting for class president

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2 the right to formally express one's position or will in an election
  • believes that even convicted felons should have the ballot

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The first known use of ballot was in 1549

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“Ballot.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/ballot. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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