voting right


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Noun1.voting right - the right to votevoting right - the right to vote; especially the right of a common shareholder to vote in person or by proxy on the affairs of a company
right - an abstract idea of that which is due to a person or governmental body by law or tradition or nature; "they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights"; "Certain rights can never be granted to the government but must be kept in the hands of the people"- Eleanor Roosevelt; "a right is not something that somebody gives you; it is something that nobody can take away"
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Translations

voting right

n (of shareholder) → diritto di voto
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995
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At the ombudsman's office on Sunday, the day of the first round of the presidential election 2019 and the early election for mayor of Ohrid, Debar and Novo Selo, from seven o'clock in the morning until seven o'clock in the evening, there will be a free phone number (0800-54321) on which citizens can report any voting right violations.
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