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Synonyms for election

the act of choosing

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the act of selecting someone or something

the status or fact of being elected

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the predestination of some individuals as objects of divine mercy (especially as conceived by Calvinists)

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It means effectively that in some of these seats where people don't speak English and they sign up to postal votes, effectively the electoral process is now dead.
The electoral process will not go well, since they say there is clear injustice towards the party's candidates in the provinces, along with the silence of those who are responsible regarding what is happening.
He added that what distinguishes the Omani elections is the heavy presence of Omani women in the polling stations to cast their votes from all age groups, a sign of their keenness to participate in the electoral process without bias to women but to choose the fittest and most able.
We have seen how vibrant and lively, the discussions were, how well they went, how orderly they were, how passionate you were to ensure the best possible electoral process for next year.
The NEC also thanked the Ministry of Interior represented by Lt Gen Shaikh Saif Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, and the Ministry of Presidential Affairs, represented by Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, for supporting the work of the committee at all stages of the electoral process this year.
He said that we requested Secretary Election Commission to depute army in selective and sensitive areas as we feared that attempt would be made to disrupt the electoral process.
These are not just opinions, but serious claims that directly affect the integrity and procedures of the electoral process, as well as candidates," a statement said.
On the other hand, the ruling NCP and the government-appointed NEC refuse to postpone the electoral process saying it would create a constitutional vacuum and cause chaos in the country.
by Mohammad Asif Ahmadzai on 8 September, 2014 - 00:02 KABUL (Pajhwok): The UN top diplomat in Kabul on Sunday said some technical issues concerning the June presidential election runoff were being addressed to complete the electoral process.
envoy for Afghanistan and Pakistan arrived in Afghanistan on Wednesday to follow up on Secretary of State John Kerry's recent visits and telephone calls in support of the Afghan electoral process, the State Department said.
He added that the demand also includes the invitation to host the members of the Board of Commissioners of the High Independent Electoral Commission to listen to them for the entire electoral process and the observations of the blocks on the information and news about the existence of irregularities affected the electoral process and their actions they have taken to stop such violations and breaches.
According to Iraqi political observers, Lebanese and foreign observers are monitoring the Iraqi electoral process in Lebanon.
Vice Chairman of the Central Election Commission presented a promising model of the electoral process developed using innovative technologies, as well as explained job order of election commissions in Kyrgyzstan.
IFES President stressed the importance of training the cadres, who will take part in the electoral process as a necessity for developing the electoral process in general in Yemen.
MALABO, Equatorial Guinea, May 26, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Electoral delegations from the African Union (AU) and the Africa Caribbean and Pacific Group (ACP) are overseeing the senatorial, legislative and municipal elections in Equatorial Guinea to ensure the electoral process complies with the African charter on democracy, elections and governance aimed at strengthening the institutions for a fair, free and transparent electoral development.