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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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The House of Lords constitution committee said reforms were needed to ensure voters queuing at a polling station at the close of polls were entitled to vote.
In the afternoon, El-Shahid Tabbakh polling station in Mahmasha witnessed clashes between the supporters of the two candidates at the gates of the polling station, and later in the street in front of it.
Summary: New Delhi [India], May 11 (ANI): Election Commission of India (EC) has declared "void", the polls held on May 6 at polling station no-116 in Barrackpur parliamentary constituency and polling station no-110 in Arambag parliamentary constituency of West Bengal.
PESHAWAR -- The delimitation process in seven new merged district has been completed and as many as 1943 polling station would be established in 16 provincial assembly seats for upcoming elections.
The tough contest was held between ANP candidate Samar Bilour the wife of Shaheed Haroon Bilour with PTI candidate Muhmmad Irfan as filing this story the ANP were wining the seat as 91 polling station result were declared in which Samer Bilour got 15839 vote while PTI candidate got 13176 votes.
ISLAMABAD -- The Election Commission of Pakistan on Monday announced schedule for re-polling at polling station number 108 and 109 of NA-270 Panjgur-cum-Washuk-cum-Awaran and polling station number 44 and 45 of PB-41 Washuk to be held on October 7.
Till the filing of this news, a healthy voters turn out was witnessed at polling station of Board Office, various polling stations in Gulberg, polling station Cathederal School, Lahore College Women University polling station, DHA phase I polling station, City District Govt Boys School polling station etc.
At a polling station in Qadirpur, Rangers personnel arrested an agent of PPP, Ali Khan Jakhrani, for his involvement in some old cases.
The sources shared that about hundreds of sensitive polling station does not even have a boundary wall.
The voting at the presidential election in Azerbaijan ended at the polling station created in Azerbaijan's Embassy in China, Hikmat Hajiyev, spokesperson of Azerbaijan's Foreign Ministry, said April 11.
The Registration and Electoral Office (REO) today (March 1) reminded electors that they must carry the original of their Hong Kong identity card to the designated polling station to vote.