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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. an oath taken by a person that he has not been bribed as to voting.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Great Britain, an oath which may be administered to a voter at a parliamentary election, if the polling sheriff see cause, certifying that he has not received a bribe for his vote.


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