Definition of Multiple voting

1. Noun. The act of voting in more than one place by the same person at the same election (illegal in U.S.).

Generic synonyms: Ballot, Balloting, Vote, Voting
Geographical relationships: America, The States, U.s., U.s.a., United States, United States Of America, Us, Usa

Lexicographical Neighbors of Multiple Voting

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multiple voting (current term)
multiplex operation

Literary usage of Multiple voting

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Euro Area by OECD (2004)
"Critics also argue that the Directive focuses too much on multiple voting rights as a barrier to takeovers but is rather silent on other barriers which are ..."

2. Euro Area: Euro Area by OECD Staff (2005)
"It can be argued that the directive focuses too much on multiple voting rights as a barrier to takeovers but is rather silent on other barriers which are ..."

3. The Financial Policy of Corporations by Arthur Stone Dewing (1920)
"Then the preferred stock has an increased voice in the management either through multiple voting,68 or else through the direct election of a majority of the ..."

4. Appleton's New Practical Cyclopedia: A New Work of Reference Based Upon the edited by Marcus Benjamin, Arthur Elmore Bostwick, Gerald Van Casteel, George Jotham Hagar (1920)
"(4) Impossibility of multiple voting. Mechanical devices prevent the casting of more than one vote by the same man, or render possible in canvassing its ..."

5. A History of the American People by Woodrow Wilson (1902)
"... partisans of the white party managers folded tissue ballots within their regular voting papers and overcame the negro majority by multiple voting. ..."

6. A Treatise on the System of Evidence in Trials at Common Law: Including the by John Henry Wigmore (1904)
"569, (declarations as to qualifications and tenor of 5S2 (declarations as to illegal multiple voting, vote ; not admitted on the facts, ..."

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