from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A ballot marked and mailed in advance by a voter away from the place where he or she is registered.
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- n. A vote made remotely, especially a postal ballot, cast by a voter unable to be present in person.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. (election) a ballot that is cast while absent (usually mailed in prior to election day)
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