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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A final election to resolve an earlier election that did not produce a winner; The occurrence of surplus liquid (as water) exceeding the limit or capacity.

Usage examples (36)
  • The Island Park area will fish better in runoff conditions.
  • The runoff is between him and the sportscaster from Charlotte.
  • I have to admit, I don't know what a runoff is in regards to word counts.
  • The candidate who wins a majority in the final instant runoff is the winner .... for more
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