Definition of ballot:

part of speech: noun

A little ball or ticket used in voting: the act of secret voting by putting a ball or ticket into a box.

part of speech: verb

To vote by ballot.

part of speech: verb

To vote by ballot:- pr. p. balloting; pa. p. balloted.

part of speech: verb

To vote or choose by using a printed form, or ticket.

part of speech: noun

Originally, a little ball used for secret voting; a ball, ticket, or paper by which a secret vote is registered or taken; the system of secret voting by the use of a printed form; election by secret vote; also, the total number of votes cast or recorded.

part of speech: noun

Ball or ticket used in voting.

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