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primary election

primary (def 15a).
Origin of primary election
1785-95 Unabridged
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Examples from the web for primary election
  • The primary election boils down to a choice between two philosophies of government.
  • The next primary election will be open to all voters irrespective of party affiliation.
  • Whether you do or do not vote in a primary election has no bearing on your eligibility to vote in a general election.
  • Voter registration deadline nears for presidential primary election.
British Dictionary definitions for primary election

primary election

See primary (sense 13)
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