Voting
Voting Vot"ing, a. & n. from {Vote}, v. [1913 Webster]

{Voting paper}, a form of ballot containing the names of more candidates than there are offices to be filled, the voter making a mark against the preferred names. [Eng.] [1913 Webster]


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