Sentence Examples

  • On the first ballot Lincoln received only 102 votes to 1732 for Seward.
  • This policy took definite shape in 1297, when the Doge Pietro Gradenigo proposed and carried the following measure: the supreme court, the Quarantia, was called upon to ballot, one by one, the names of all who for the last four years had held a seat in the great council created in 1171.
  • (2) The enactment in most of the states of the Australian or secret ballot laws.
  • On the second ballot Lincoln received 181 votes to Seward's 1842.
  • Vote is by ballot, and one member is elected by (approximately) every 150,000 inhabitants.