re-election


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re-election

n
1. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy) the election of a person or persons for a further term of office: his re-election as party leader.
2. (Government, Politics & Diplomacy)
a. the state of being elected again: not seeking re-election.
b. (as modifier): a re-election campaign.
Translations

re-election

[ˈriːɪˈlekʃən] Nreelección f

re-election

[ˌriːɪˈlɛkʃən] reelection (US) nréélection f

re-election

nWiederwahl f

re-election

[ˌriːɪˈlɛkʃn] nrielezione f

re-elect

(riːiˈlekt) verb
to elect again. They have re-elected him to Parliament.
ˌre-eˈlection (-ʃən) noun
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US President Donald Trump will name former digital adviser Brad Parscale as the campaign manager for his 2020 re-election bid, sources have confirmed.
The Election Committee no longer proposes the re-election of Hkan Samuelsson.
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Supreme court upholds Uhuru Kenyatta's re-election.
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John Cornyn, R-Texas, said Sunday he's supporting Ted Cruz for re-election in 2018.
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Islamabad -- The Supreme Court of Pakistan has disqualified Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) MNA Rai Hassan Nawaz and ordered re-election in NA-162 constituency of Sahiwal.
So far, no school board member in Lane County up for re-election in May will face any competition.
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BARA -- Khyber Union of Khyber Agency have termed the announcement of re-election decision in Bara Khyber Agency in NA-46 as historical by election tribunal, following the declaration of MNA, Nasir Khan's null and void an said the election commission of Pakistan should instantly announce re-election in Bara.
NORDIC BUSINESS REPORT-January 28, 2014-Trelleborg proposes re-election of the board members