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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of the German princes who were entitled to vote for the new emperor of the Holy Roman Empire.

Usage examples (36)
  • After the word elector, except as hereinafter provided, viz:
  • A motion was made to amend an amendment by changing the word elector (voter) to resident.
  • There has been no General Election, the elector is conscious of being unable to influence his M.P.,
  • The elector is to be a person to whom a shilling a-day is an object. for more
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