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  • n. Plural form of candidacy.

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Examples

  • He calls their candidacies a vestige of "old-school unionism."

    D.C. Teachers' Union election will affect survival of Rhee's initiatives

  • He calls their candidacies a vestige of 'old-school unionism.'

    DeMorning DeBonis: Oct. 25, 2010

  • And there is a real consistency between these three candidacies, which is basically they are all running positive, affirmative campaigns.

    CNN Transcript Jan 13, 2004

  • Joining him in filing their candidacies were his vice presidential candidate, Mayor Jejomar Binay of Makati City, and five of his senatorial bets-Sen.te President Juan Ponce Enrile, Sen. Jose "Jinggoy" Estrada, businessman Jose "Joey" de Venecia 3rd, Rep. Rodolfo Plaza of Agusan del Sur and Rep. Jose Apolinario "Jun" Lozada of Negros Occidental.

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  • With economic malaise running high, it's a decent time to try those kind of candidacies,

    Fore, right!

  • The military drew up the complicated system despite unanimous opposition from Egypt's political parties, who favored a simplified party list system and said allowing individual candidacies could give former members of the Mubarak regime a way to regain power.

    Confusing Election Process Adds to Egypt's Uncertainty

  • The media are keeping the story of Rick Perry's cringe-inducing implosion going for the same reason they're keeping the story of Herman Cain's equally painful decline going -- because the public is forever fascinated by the gruesome sight of dying candidacies.

    Robert Reich: Why We May Be In Store for a Passionless Presidential Race

  • They could be a kaleidoscope of state ballot measures and candidacies in new districts created by the Citizens Redistricting Commission.

    William Bradley: Jerry Brown Makes Some Moves

  • With 50% required to win outright, it is almost certain there will be a runoff, and it will be important for minority leaders to get behind single candidacies to have a chance.

    Mark Greenbaum: Rahm's Rocky Road to the Mayoralty

  • Inside the church, officials expressed some optimism that candidacies by both Romney and Huntsman could help portray Mormonism as a big-tent religion, where different views and levels of devoutness are tolerated.

    Let t h e ir games b e gin

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