verb (used without object)
to work for the success of a particular candidate, party, ticket, etc., in an election.

1780–90; election + -eer

electioneerer, noun
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electioneer (ɪˌlɛkʃəˈnɪə)
1.  to be active in a political election or campaign
2.  a person who engages in this activity
n, —adj

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No election officer shall electioneer while in the performance of his official duties.
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