plural voting

plural voting
noun the system or practice of casting more than one vote, or of voting in more than one constituency.

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  • voting machine — UK [ˈvəʊtɪŋ məˌʃiːn] / US [ˈvoʊtɪŋ məˌʃɪn] noun [countable] Word forms voting machine : singular voting machine plural voting machines a machine that records and counts the votes in an election …   English dictionary

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  • Voting rights — The right to vote on matters that are put to a vote of security holders. For example the right to vote for directors. The New York Times Financial Glossary * * * voting rights voting rights ➔ right * * * voting rights UK US noun [plural] MEETINGS …   Financial and business terms

  • voting rights — The right to vote on matters that are put to a vote of securityholders. For example the right to vote for directors. Bloomberg Financial Dictionary The entitlement of ordinary shareholders to vote in person or by proxy at annual meetings or… …   Financial and business terms

  • plural vote — noun : the casting of more than one vote or the right of casting more than one vote or of voting in more than one constituency * * * plural vote noun The power of voting in more than one constituency, or more than once in one • • • Main Entry:… …   Useful english dictionary

  • voting rights — / vəυtɪŋ raɪts/ plural noun the rights of shareholders to vote at company meetings …   Dictionary of banking and finance

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