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Definition of Australian ballot

Australian ballot Definition from Language, Idioms & Slang Dictionaries & Glossaries
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australian ballot
\aus*tra"li*an bal"lot\ (law) a system of balloting or voting in public elections, originally used in south australia, in which there is such an arrangement for polling votes that secrecy is compulsorily maintained, and the ballot used is an official ballot printed and distributed by the government.

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The secret ballot is a voting method in which a voter's choices in an election or a referendum are anonymous, forestalling attempts to influence the voter by intimidation and potential vote buying. The system is one means of achieving the goal of political privacy.

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