- a box into which ballots are placed
- ballot (noun)
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- A box in which a voter deposits his or her marked ballot.
- The process or method of voting, especially in secret: The popularity of the party's platform will be decided by the ballot box.
- In those southern states in which the coloured vote was large, and still more in those in which it was the majority, it was felt among the whites that intimidation or ballot-box stuffing was justified by the necessity of white supremacy.