advance poll

ad,vance `poll noun count
in Canada, a system by which people are allowed to vote before the official elections if they will not be able to get to their usual voting place

Usage of the words and phrases in modern English. 2013.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • advance poll — advance′ poll′ n. can. a vote held before election day for voters who expect to be away from home • Etymology: 1955–60 …   From formal English to slang

  • Advance Australia Fair — The National Anthem booth at the 2005 Floriade, Canberra – on the J. Verbeeck fairground organ. National anthem of …   Wikipedia

  • Poll Tax Riots — The Poll Tax Riots were mass disturbances, or riots, which occurred in Britain during protests against the Community Charge (commonly known as the poll tax), introduced by the Tory government led by Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher. By far the… …   Wikipedia

  • Advance Australia Fair — ▪ Australian national anthem        national anthem of Australia, adopted on April 19, 1984. It was first officially proposed in 1974 to replace “God Save the Queen,” which had been the national anthem from 1788 to 1974 and which, in 1984, was… …   Universalium

  • New Hampshire Straw Poll — The New Hampshire Straw Poll is a straw poll for the United States Republican presidential primary elections that was started in 2011 through promotion by ABC News and WMUR TV. The first poll was held on Saturday, January 22, 2011, in Derry, New… …   Wikipedia

  • Game Boy Advance Video — is a format for putting video onto Game Boy Advance cartridges. The video is played using the game system s screen and sound hardware. These video cartridges are from Majesco Sales. The video cartridges are colored white for easy identification.… …   Wikipedia

  • Early voting — Early voting, is the process which voters can cast their vote on a single or series of days prior to an election. Early voting can take place remotely, such as by mail, or in person, usually in designated early voting polling stations. The… …   Wikipedia

  • Alberta general election, 2004 — The Alberta general election of 2004 was the twenty sixth general election for the province of Alberta, Canada. It was held on November 22, 2004 to elect members of the Legislative Assembly of Alberta.The election was called on October 25, 2004.… …   Wikipedia

  • National Register of Electors — The National Register of Electors is a continuously updated permanent database of eligible electors for federal elections in Canada maintained by Elections Canada. It was established in December 1996 when Bill C 63 was granted Royal Assent by the …   Wikipedia

  • Timeline of the Canadian federal election, 2006 — This article provides the timeline of the 2006 Canadian federal election, which was called on November 29, 2005 when the Governor General dissolved parliament following the government s defeat in a motion of no confidence. The election was held… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.