constituency

All Noun
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  • In the end he won the third seat in the five-seat constituency.
  • One member is selected in the single-seat constituency of the federal capital.
  • She has won re-election for this constituency at the six federal elections since.
  • And they are due primarily to the working of the single-member constituency. Cited from Essays in Liberalism, by Various
  • In the remaining member states, the whole country forms a single constituency.
  • Five are directly elected in single-member constituencies using the first-past-the-post system.
  • Like other members, they are elected initially to represent only a constituency.
  • This is the second time a political party won all constituencies in a general election.
  • A candidate may stand both in a constituency and on a regional list.
  • This means that representatives from different political parties, are elected from each constituency.
  • The number of members elected from single-member constituencies was reduced from ten to eight.
  • Members are elected from single-member constituencies drawn based on population using the first past the post system.
  • Members are elected from single-member constituencies drawn based on population using the first-past-the-post system.
  • Members are elected from single-member constituencies drawn based on population using the first past the post system.
  • Members are elected from single-member constituencies drawn based on population using the first-past-the-post system.
  • But what kind of local representation does a system of single-member constituencies provide? Cited from Proportional Representation, by John H. Humphreys
  • Under the new system the constituencies were based on unit numbers rather than historic towns.
  • Candidates having won a constituency will still have won their seat.
  • Indeed, only one constituency member was elected from parties receiving list seats.
  • Each member serves four year terms, and represents a single-member constituency.
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Synonyms of constituency

Meaning of constituency

  • noun The body of voters who elect a representative for their area