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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of undercount.

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Examples

  • They have decided now to only count the so-called undercounted ballots, ballots that did not have any choice for president on them, and they will be examining those.

    CNN Transcript Nov 22, 2000

  • They feared that if only "undercounted" ballots were examined, the results would be skewed to favor Gore.

    War Of The Weary

  • In several of the counties on Saturday, officials were flummoxed by the prospect of isolating the "undercounted" votes, which were mixed in with the machine-counted votes.

    Settling Old Scores In The Swamp

  • Among the lessons it had learned from the 1990 Census was that some groups were counted less effectively than others ( "undercounted"), including children, renters (particularly in rural areas), and racial and ethnic minorities.

    Changing Census, Changing America

  • The committee worked hard to find the "undercounted" populations, like Spanish-speaking residents and Tempe's Samoan community, he said.

    ASU News | The State Press | Arizona State University

  • The task force will break up into several groups and distribute census promotional items throughout 10 areas designated as "undercounted" by the U.S. Census Bureau.

    Times Record News Stories

  • The task force will break up into several groups and distribute census promotional items throughout 10 areas designated as "undercounted" by the U.S. Census Bureau.

    Times Record News Stories

  • The task force will break up into several groups and distribute census promotional items throughout 10 areas designated as "undercounted" by the U.S. Census Bureau.

    Times Record News Stories

  • Start immediately, "and not just the ones in Miami-Dade and in Palm Beach, but also the undercounted -- so-called undercounted votes, the ones not counted by machines statewide.

    CNN Transcript - Special Event: The Spin Room: Florida Supreme Court Gives Gore New Life - December 10, 2000

  • Marriages that did not survive are thus undercounted, and this fact artificially lowers the apparent intermarriage rate, since divorce is more likely, statistically speaking, in mixed marriages.

    American Grace

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