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polling station

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

A place where people go to vote during an election.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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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Translations

polling station

n (Brit) → seggio or sezione f elettorale
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