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multiple voting

(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the practice of voting in more than one constituency in the same election
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mul′tiple vot′ing

the casting of ballots by a voter in different places in the same election.
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Noun1.multiple voting - the act of voting in more than one place by the same person at the same election (illegal in U.S.)
balloting, vote, voting, ballot - a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative; "there were only 17 votes in favor of the motion"; "they allowed just one vote per person"
U.S.A., United States, United States of America, US, USA, America, the States, U.S. - North American republic containing 50 states - 48 conterminous states in North America plus Alaska in northwest North America and the Hawaiian Islands in the Pacific Ocean; achieved independence in 1776
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'While I believe the results came out the way it was destined, the adduced reasons notwithstanding, our party is collectively convinced that the election was marred by various electoral irregularities and malpractices ranging from front-loading of votes to multiple voting cutting across same and multiple polling units, hence the petition submitted at the Tribunal presently being prosecuted and this is left for the Judges to determine.
The ECP's archaic processes are hugely vulnerable to errors such as multiple voting, voting on another person's card and even voting on behalf of those who are dead.
Multiple voting is permitted, but is limited to 10 votes a day.
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