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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

One of the areas that a town or city is divided into, so that elections or police work can be organized more easily.

Usage examples (37)
  • There was one precinct in the county that had one hundred percent of its votes counted by seven o'clock.
  • So, here's a question for writers reading this blog: what do you understand by the term precinct drama?
  • Hollin Hall precinct is heavy Dem. just over 1000 votes cast.
  • Machine # 6359 in precinct 1036 was powered down 128 times during the election. for more
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