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election

US [ɪˈlekʃ(ə)n]
UK [ɪ'lekʃ(ə)n]
  • n.选举;当选
  • Web黑社会;校园风云;选择
Plural Form:elections  
election
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n.
1.
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选举,推选(尤指从政)the process of choosing a person or a group of people for a position, especially a political position, by voting
election campaigns/results
竞选运动;选举结果
to win/lose an election
在选举中获胜╱失败
to fight an election
参加竞选
to vote in an election
参加投票选举
In America, presidential elections are held every four years.
美国每四年举行一次总统选举。
The prime minister is about to call(= announce) an election .
首相即将宣布举行大选。
How many candidates are standing for election ?
有多少候选人参加竞选?
to run for election
参加竞选
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当选the fact of having been chosen by election
We welcome his election as president.
我们欢迎他当选总统。
a year after her election to the committee
她获选进入该委员会之后一年

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