absentee absentee  /ˌæb sən ˈti/


  • (n) one that is absent or not in residence


  1. As I mailed off my absentee ballot request form in early September.
  2. The Franken campaign has made the rejected absentee ballots a major element in its strategy for victory.
  3. Coleman also wants to get roughly 650 improperly rejected absentee ballots included in the results.


  1. Most states have both early and no-excuse absentee balloting, but not Minnesota

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    on June 17, 2013     Source: MinnPost

  2. Deadline to submit Special State Election absentee ballots in Rockland is June 24

    Absentee Ballots for the June 25 Special State Election are now available in the Rockland Town Clerk’s office.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Rockland Standard

  3. Kingston absentee ballots available

    Absentee ballots for the Special State Election to be held Tuesday, June 25, are now available at the town clerk’s office.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Kingston Reporter


  1. "After watching the votes today, I remain cautiously optimistic," Begich, a two-term Anchorage mayor, said in a news release. "We ran an aggressive campaign, especially when it came to early voting and absentee."
    on Nov 13, 2008 By: Mark Begich Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "In fact," the Franken team argued, "both state law and key decisions from other states require that improperly rejected absentee ballots be included in the recount in this election."
    on Nov 24, 2008 By: Al Franken Source: MLive.com

  3. "They know how to mail and organize and get voters to send in absentee ballots," said Torres, who believes that SEIU's organizational advantage could put Edwards on equal footing with Clinton or Sen. Barack Obama, D-Ill.
    on Dec 1, 2007 By: Art Torres Source: San Jose Mercury News

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