redistricting - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    in the US, the process of changing the boundaries of electoral districts to take account of changes in population

    This ritual carving and paring of the United States into 435 sovereign units, known as redistricting, was intended by the Framers solely to keep democracy’s electoral scales balanced.

    Submitted from United Kingdom on 06/11/2014