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French term or phrase:vote blanc
English translation:blank ballot
Entered by: Conor McAuley
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13:34 Mar 9, 2004
French to English translations [PRO]
Government / Politics
French term or phrase: vote blanc
Election terminology. It's on the tip of my neurons...
Conor McAuley
France
Local time: 11:40
blank ballot
Explanation:
This refers to people signing in to vote but leaving their ballot blank as a protest against the election.
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Karen Tucker
United States
Local time: 05:40
Grading comment
Cheers!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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blank ballot


Explanation:
This refers to people signing in to vote but leaving their ballot blank as a protest against the election.


    Reference: http://www.phillyburbs.com/election2000/news/721801.htm
Karen Tucker
United States
Local time: 05:40
Specializes in field
Native speaker of: Native in EnglishEnglish
PRO pts in category: 11
Grading comment
Cheers!

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