politics a document containing signatures guaranteeing the proposal of somebody as a candidate in an election
⇒ With supporters such as these to sign his nomination paper, Faraday could hardly fail
to be elected eventually., ⇒ One man's candidacy was declared invalid because he had only 101 of the 150 signatures
needed on his nomination papers., ⇒ Election officials barred Mr. Bennett from standing when his nomination papers were
presented last month, claiming that he was a criminal.
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