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CASTING VOTE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does casting vote mean? 

CASTING VOTE (noun)
  The noun CASTING VOTE has 1 sense:

1. the deciding vote cast by the presiding officer to resolve a tie

  Familiarity information: CASTING VOTE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


CASTING VOTE (noun)


Sense 1casting vote [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

The deciding vote cast by the presiding officer to resolve a tie

Classified under:

Nouns denoting acts or actions

Hypernyms ("casting vote" is a kind of...):

ballot; balloting; vote; voting (a choice that is made by counting the number of people in favor of each alternative)


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