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Only about 20% of the people voted in the local elections.
The new regime is promising to hold free elections as soon as possible.
Elections to the city council are held in November.
He won the first national election for president.
They have only recently won an election under his leadership.
The parties formed an alliance to contest the 1988 legislative elections.
This is the American English definition of election. View British English definition of election.
old and in bad condition, or no longer effective