\ɪlˈɛkʃən], \ɪlˈɛkʃən], \ɪ_l_ˈɛ_k_ʃ_ə_n]\
Definitions of ELECTION
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- 1919 - The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language
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- 1874 - Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language
- 1871 - The Cabinet Dictionary of the English Language
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By Princeton University
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By Noah Webster.
By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer
By Daniel Lyons
By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman
By James Champlin Fernald
The act of electing, especially for office by vote; choice, option, or free will; discrimination; predestination to salvation; those predestined.
By Nuttall, P.Austin.
By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H.
n. [Latin] Act of choosing; choice the act of choosing a person to fill an office or employment power of choosing or selecting; voluntary preference; liberty to take or reject discriminating choice; distinction between divine choice; predetermination of God with regard to the subjects of his grace;â€”those who are chosen public choice of representatives or members time or day of electing members.
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