polling booth


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polling booth

n
(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a semi-enclosed space in which a voter stands to mark a ballot paper during an election

poll′ing booth`


n.
a booth in which votes are cast.
[1850–55]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polling booth - a temporary booth in a polling place which people enter to cast their votespolling booth - a temporary booth in a polling place which people enter to cast their votes
kiosk, stall, booth, cubicle - small area set off by walls for special use
polling place, polling station - a place where voters go to cast their votes in an election
Translations

polling booth

n (Brit) → cabina elettorale
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