from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A body of electors chosen to elect the President and Vice President of the United States.
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- proper n. Any of the electoral colleges of the states of the United States that meet after presidential elections to carry out their role the prescribed election process.
- proper n. Alternative capitalization of electoral college
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Democratic Women, and I have been on the Presidential Electoral College three different times but have never yet had the privilege of voting for the President.
And your popular majority as well as your clear majority in the Electoral College is a great personal triumph for you.