Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine

Word of the Day 11/08/16 Election

If you live in the United States, TODAY is our Election Day! Go out and vote if you haven't already! If you live in California, polls are open from 7am-8pm!

I'll be working/volunteering at my local polling place, so I'll be there from 6am-9:30pm!

Election (noun)
election [ih-lek-shuh n]

1. the selection of a person or persons for office by vote.
2. a public vote upon a proposition submitted.
3. the act of electing.
4. Theology. the choice by God of individuals, as for a particular work or for favor or salvation.

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Origin: 1225-75; < Latin ēlēctiōn- (stem of ēlēctiō), equivalent to ēlēct(us) (see elect) + -iōn- -ion; replacing Middle English eleccioun < Anglo-French

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