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election

e·lec·tion

election

 
 
pronunciation:
ih lek shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the process of selecting a person for office by voting.
 
synonyms:
voting
similar words:
ballot, poll, primary, race, selection
definition 2: the act of making a choice.
synonyms:
choice, decision, option
similar words:
selection
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The word election contains the following part:
leg2, lect1, lig Latin root that means gather; choose; read