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writ of election

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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A writ issued by a governor or other executive authority requiring that an election be held, especially a special election to fill a vacancy.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a writ ordering the holding of an election

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