voting system

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: system - a legal system for making democratic choices
legal system - a system for interpreting and enforcing the laws
scrutin uninomial system, scrutin uninominal voting system, single-member system, uninominal system, uninominal voting system - based on the principle of having only one member (as of a legislature) selected from each electoral district
list system, scrutin de liste, scrutin de liste system - based on the principle of proportional representation; voters choose between party lists, the number elected from each list being determined by the percentage cast for each list out of the total vote
law, jurisprudence - the collection of rules imposed by authority; "civilization presupposes respect for the law"; "the great problem for jurisprudence to allow freedom while enforcing order"
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The call was made by the newly formed Citizens for Clean and Credible Elections, or C3E coalition, which warned "there is a great possibility of a largescale electronic manipulation of the 2016 presidential election if SmartmaticTIM remains the supplier of the automated election system.
to comply with the latter's earlier commitment to provide the petitioners or their designated representatives or information technology experts with a "complete compilable digital copy" of the source code for the automated election system that was used in the May 13 polls.
The conference allowed interested parties from different "election communities," each with a stake in improving the election system, to shift from the legislative process, a process marked by contentious debate, to the next phase.
My concern is that there is a tendency to over generalize in criticizing the election system.