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office seeker

noun
1.
a person who seeks appointment or election to some government position.
Origin
1805-1815
1805-15, Americanism
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Examples for office seeker
  • The adding of an extra year to an existing term may be considered a benefit by an office seeker who has fewer elections to face.
  • Within each period, the files are arranged alphabetically by name of the office seeker.

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