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Related to write-in: Write-In Vote
1. A vote cast by writing in the name of a candidate not on the ballot.
2. A candidate voted for in this manner.
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a candidate or vote for a candidate not listed on the printed ballot but written onto it by the voter.
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|Noun||1.||write-in - a candidate for public office whose name does not appear on the ballot and so must be written on the ballot by the voters|
|2.||write-in - a vote cast by writing in the name of a candidate who is not listed on the ballot|
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