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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A box in which a voter deposits his or her marked ballot.
  • n. The process or method of voting, especially in secret: The popularity of the party's platform will be decided by the ballot box.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A sealed box with a slit, into which a voter puts his completed voting slip
  • n. The process or method of voting

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the act, process or system of voting secretly; same as ballot{2}.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A box for receiving ballots.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a box where voters deposit their ballots

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