Definition of 're-election'
Example sentences containing 're-election'
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Economic data turns out to be the strongest indicator of whether the incumbent will win re-election.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2008)
But that is because new Labour and its initiatives were not a government but a permanent re-election campaign.Times, Sunday Times (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Definition of re-election from the Collins English Dictionary
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