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polling station

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a building, such as a school, designated as the place to which voters go during an election to cast their votes

polling station

A place where people go to vote during an election.
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Noun1.polling station - a place where voters go to cast their votes in an electionpolling station - a place where voters go to cast their votes in an election
polling booth - a temporary booth in a polling place which people enter to cast their votes
place, spot, topographic point - a point located with respect to surface features of some region; "this is a nice place for a picnic"; "a bright spot on a planet"
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Egyptian community in Riyadh head to polling stations to vote in presidential election - Press photo CAIRO -- 16 March 2018: The Egyptian community in Saudi Arabia flocked in numbers to the Egyptian embassy in Riyadh on Friday to cast their vote on the first day of the presidential elections for Egyptian expatriates.
Electors must use the chop provided by the polling stations to stamp the ballot papers with a tick in the circle opposite the name of the chosen candidate.
DPO Ameer Taimoor stated to ensure the polling process peaceful and to uphold the rule of law, almost 2,000 police officials would observe their duties throughout the district on 338 polling stations.
The lawyer said the results recorded and transmitted from polling stations to the constituency tallying centre at East Africa School of Aviation were inaccurate.
While the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) rejoices in retaining its seat in Chakwal, a report on accessibility to polling stations should attract the attention of the winning candidate if he wants a better turnout in the general elections later this year.
The controversy emerged between lawyers of the petitioners and respondents over the number of polling stations in which judge Joseph Karanja granted the recount on December 22 last year.
PESHAWAR -- Polling is peacefully continued in NA-4 by-election here Thursday as long queues of voters are being seen in polling stations to exercise their right of franchise.
According to Radio Pakistan, 'The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) has decided to deploy Pakistan Army personnel inside and outside at all the polling stations of the NA-4, Peshawar-IV by-election, to be held on 26th of this month.
LAHORE -- The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) had declared 960 out of a total 11,869 polling stations highly sensitive for the upcoming second phase of local government elections in 12 districts of Punjab province.
Bulgarians living abroad will be able to vote in the national referendum on October 25 on the introduction of remote electronic voting at 312 polling stations in 45 countries.
As yet, polling stations where one candidate obtained extremely high scores, e.
In a statement released on its official website, the PEC said that the ballots shown in the video do not match the official ballots used at the polling stations.