election: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (i-lek'shun), [key]
— n.
  1. the selection of a person or persons for office by vote.
  2. a public vote upon a proposition submitted.
  3. the act of electing.
  4. the choice by God of individuals, as for a particular work or for favor or salvation.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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