re-elect (v.) also reelect, c.1600, from RE- (Cf. re-) "back, again" + ELECT (Cf. elect). Related: Re-elected; re-electing.

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  • Elect — E*lect , a. [L. electus, p. p. of eligere to elect; e out + legere to choose. See {Legend}, and cf. {Elite}, {Eclectic}.] 1. Chosen; taken by preference from among two or more. Colors quaint elect. Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. (Theol.) Chosen as… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • elect — vt 1: to select by vote for an office, position, or membership 2: to make a selection of elect ed her statutory share over the gift under the will vi: to choose an elective share the right of a spouse to elect against the will …   Law dictionary

  • elect — [ē lekt′, ilekt′] adj. [ME < L electus, pp. of eligere, to pick out, choose < e , out + legere, to pick, choose: see LOGIC] 1. chosen; given preference 2. elected but not yet installed in office: usually used in combination [the mayor… …   English World dictionary

  • Elect — E*lect , n. 1. One chosen or set apart. [1913 Webster] Behold my servant, whom I uphold; mine elect, in whom my soul delighteth. Is. xlii. 1. [1913 Webster] 2. pl. (Theol.) Those who are chosen for salvation. [1913 Webster] Shall not God avenge… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • Elect The Dead — Premier album solo de Serj Tankian, chanteur de System of a Down, disponible depuis le 23 octobre 2007. Le premier single s appelle Empty Walls. Il y a un clip pour chaque chanson, tous les clip sont sur le site officiel de Serj ainsi que sur la… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Elect the Dead — Album par Serj Tankian Sortie 22 octobre 2007 Enregistrement Serjical Strike Records The Pass Los Angeles, CA Durée 45:03 (édition standard) …   Wikipédia en Français

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