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Definition of Elector

  ELECTOR   noun
One who enjoys the sacred privilege of voting for the man of another man's choice.

Devil's Dictionarydefinition from:
The Devil's Dictionary
by Ambrose Bierce, 1911

Regular definition:
??lekt? n. 1 a person who has the right of voting to elect an MP etc. 2 (Elector) hist. a German prince entitled to take part in the election of the Emperor. 3 US a member of an electoral college. °°electorship n. [ME f. F ¸lecteur f. L elector (as ELECT)]

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