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electorate

noun American voters, body politic, general election voters, registered voters, voters
Associated concepts: electoral college, elector
See also: constituency
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This means that 54 per cent of the electorate decided that they would, in effect, opt out of having a say in who formed the next government.
The British electorate produced a good result that has kept the economy on the mend, Britain's place in Europe secure and the Kingdom united; and this despite -not because of -- the efforts of the politicians
While the existing 3 electorate names may be retained, the Redistribution Committee is able to consider suggestions for new names for some or all of the existing electorates, as well as names for the additional two electorates.
Scotland's electorate sees the extended timetable to the promises made in the referendum as bad as 1979's devolution betrayal and sends 40 SNP MP's to Westminster in protest at the 2015 General Election (they also now see Scottish MPs as even more powerless in Westminster).
BEIRUT: Interior Minister Nouhad Machnouk launched preparations Wednesday for parliamentary elections due to take place in November, and issued a decree inviting the electorate to participate in the upcoming polls.
Perhaps if the other two thirds of the electorate would vote, we might get some dierent people on our council who would take notice of public opinion
Kerala's electorate size this time is 24 million, excluding service voters, which is a 10 per cent increase over the electorate for the 2009 Lok Sabha poll.
And treating the electorate like gombeens will only alienate the party even further.
Third, in the present equation Sisi represents the military establishment, which weighs in the mind of the Egyptian electorate more heavily than individual political parties whose performance has yet to be tested.
The electorate of the five districts are divided as following: 206,096 males, 46.
He termed it as unfortunate that all factions of Pakistan Muslim League which claim to be true representatives of All India Muslim League had denied Separate Electorate to Minorities.
Me does not screen content or restrict the electorate from speaking up on the issues.